Monthly Archives: March 2012

Interview With Anthony Tucholski

From the interview with Anthony Tucholski of Toledo, OH conducted by Rick Martinez at the Fort Worden History Center on May 12, 2002.   Mr. Tucholski served in the 248th Coast Artillery from June 1941 to September 1945.  He was stationed … Continue reading

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Interview With Melvin L. Tompkins

From the interview with Melvin L. Tompkins of Apopka, FL conducted by Patience Rogge by phone on January 17, 2008.  Mr. Tompkins served in the U.S. Army during World War II. During his 18 months service at Fort Worden, he … Continue reading

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Interview With James Steltz

From the interview with James Steltz of Marysville, WA conducted by phone by Patience Rogge on February 19, 2008 from the Fort Worden History Center.  Mr. Steltz served in a military police detachment at Fort Worden from 1951 to 1953.  … Continue reading

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Interview With Robert Stead

From the interview with Robert Stead of Federal Way, WA conducted by Patience Rogge on March 29, 2005 at the Fort Worden History Center.  Mr. Snead worked at the Fort Worden Juvenile Diagnostic and Treatment Center when he was a … Continue reading

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Interview With Penina Keen Spinka

  From the interview with Penina Keen Spinka of Sun City, AZ conducted by Patience Rogge by telephone from the Fort Worden History Center on December 5, 2006.  Ms. Spinka is the daughter of Jack Keen (1920-1990), who served in … Continue reading

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Interview With John Siebenbaum

From the interview with John Siebenbaum of Port Hadlock, WA conducted by Patience Rogge at the Fort Worden History Center on May 29, 2007.  Mr. Siebenbaum  helps maintain the historic Redmen’s Cemetery on Discovery Road in Port Townsend as a … Continue reading

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Interview With Valerie O. Koschnick

From the interview with Valerie O. Koschnick of Centralia, WA on February 12, 2004 conducted by Patience Rogge. Ms. Koschnick is the widow of Robert Koschnick, the Superintendent of the Fort Worden Juvenile Diagnostic and Treatment Center when it closed in 1971. She … Continue reading

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Interview With Susan B. Sidle

From the interview with Susan B. Sidle of Port Townsend, WA conducted by MonaLou Stefflre on May 20, 2003 at the Fort Worden History Center.  Ms. Sidle was one of the founding members of the Friends of Fort Worden, and … Continue reading

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Interview With Dean A. Shute

From the interview with Dean A. Shute of Rochester, WA conducted by Rick Martinez at the Fort Worden History Center on July 17, 2003.  Mr. Shute worked at the Juvenile Diagnostic and Treatment Center from 1968 to 1971.  Here he … Continue reading

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Interview With George A. Sahly

From the interview with George A. Sahly of Eugene, OR conducted by John Croghan by phone from the Fort Worden History Center on June 22, 2004. Mr. Sahly served in the US Army 369th Engineer Amphibious Support Regiment Shore Battalion  … Continue reading

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