SOPTV Stories of Service
Explore the stories, history and issues faced by southern Oregon veterans who have selflessly served our country. Key to solving some of the problems veterans face is for the public to learn and understand the issues by sparking meaningful conversations about disabled veteran issues, needs and resources in our local communities.Visit SOPTV Stories of Service Website
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The perspective of local families who go through periods of deployment and separation.
This film captures the plight of homeless soldiers who have returned home from war.
A discussion with veterans and local service organizations about homeless veteran issues.
Two veterans set out to end the high rate of Veteran suicides in America.
Filmmakers Doc King and Daniel Egbert sit down with Geoff Riley to discuss "Project 22."
Explore topics from the film Debt of Honor with a panel of local resource providers.
Jon Roeder and Paul Hanson share stories from Desert Storm and Vietnam.
Steven Buckalew of Klamath Falls shares stories from serving in the Marines in Iraq.
Part 1 – Audio file of panel discussion after screening of Coming Back with Wes Moore.
Part 2 – Audio file of panel discussion after screening of Coming Back with Wes Moore.
Flew Cargo as a WWII W.A.S.P.
Private US Army; Superintendent of Heavy Equipment; 802nd Engineer Aviation Battalion.
Staff Sergeant, Motor Pool, 3rd Armored Signal Battalion, Camp Polk, Louisiana
Seaman 2nd Class, Naval Aviator; Bombing Squadron #5; USS Yorktown
Corporal, Messenger, 2nd Battalion, 347th Infantry, 87th Div., Left Flank of the 3rd Army
Corporal, Expert Rifleman, United States Army Forward Echelon, 7th Corps
"While Time Stand Stills" was featured as part of SOPTV's Stories of Service initiative.
Learn about the most difficult elements of having a family member deployed far away.
Eve Lindamood talks about when her husband went on deployment.
Janet Buckalew discusses when her husband was deployed.
Evan Rudisile discusses his fathers deployment.
Marybeth Rudisile discusses when her husband deployed.
Janet Buckalew discusses when her son deployed.
Eve Lindamood discusses what it was like when her husband was gone at war.
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