Higher Arlington veterans spotlighted in video collection

The missions of two former Higher Arlington residents who, respectively, survived the assault on Pearl Harbor and served as an intelligence officer for covert operations in Laos in the course of the Vietnam battle might be highlighted as a part of a video collection to be launched by the Higher Arlington Historic Society on Veterans Day.

In preparation for the transfer into the brand new Higher Arlington Excessive Faculty previous to the 2021-22 faculty yr, language arts trainer Melissa Hasebrook unearthed near 40 movies of interviews with native army veterans her college students carried out in the course of the early 2000s.

Shortly after, staffers on the Higher Arlington Senior Heart got here throughout 4 bins containing greater than 150 movies of central Ohio veterans filmed in the course of the late Nineties and early 2000s by the company’s Armed Forces Group. These movies had been discovered because the workers ready for the relocation of the senior middle to the deliberate Higher Arlington Neighborhood Heart.