Oral History Session #1
Date:March 25, 2011
Place:New Brunswick, New Jersey
Sandra Stewart Holyoak
Transcript Production Team:
Thurlow, Warner H. Oral History Interview, March 25, 2011, by Rosa Jeong and Sandra Stewart Holyoak, Page #, Rutgers Oral History Archives. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).
Description:Warner H. Thurlow grew up in East Orange and Manasquan and was drafted by the US Navy in 1945 where he served on the USS O'Hare. Before being drafted, he received an agricultural deferment working as a poultry farmer. After the war Thurlow used the GI Bill to attend Rutgers. After his undergraduate studies were completed, he worked in agriculture, eventually becoming a Senior County Agent and Professor at Rutgers University.