Veterans History Project
Dennis W. Joynt, Petty Officer 2nd Class, US Navy, 1968 - 1974
The Veterans History Project of the Library of Congress collects, preserves, and makes accessible the personal accounts of American war veterans so that future generations may hear directly from veterans and better understand the realities of war.
A situation that happened in several homes in the late 1960's... a person who has graduated from high school wants to set out on his/her own course in life...his/her parents have a different plan.
Dennis Joynt completed a semester of college in Detroit, MI, then told his parents that he had joined the US Navy! He picked the Navy to honor his moth...