Oral History Session #1
Date:October 25, 2005
Transcript Production Team:Domingo Duarte
Martin L. Zapf
Zapf, Martin L. Oral History Interview, October 25, 2005, by Shaun Illingworth and Michael Mink, Page #, Rutgers Oral History Archives. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).
Description:Mr. Zapf served as a radio operator on a B-29 based on Tinian during World War II. After being shotdown on 8/8/45, Zapf and his surviving crewmates endured captivity at the hands of the Japanese and were held in Hiroshima shortly after the atomic bomb had destroyed most of the city.