Veteran's History Project - Jack R. Knicely
Jack R. Knicely
U.S. Air Force /
U.S. Air Force Reserve
EDITOR'S NOTE: This story is one of many American Veteran accounts published in The Sidney Sun-Telegraph. The writer, who is from Sidney, is conducting the interviews as part of the Library of Congress' Veterans History Project.
It was a beautiful Sunday afternoon in December in Lincoln. Jack Knicely was a student at the University there.
An announcement had come out over the radio that Pearl Harbor had been attacked. Everything changed.
To say that the American people were "highly agitated"...