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Holt, Robert Ken

Holt, Robert Ken

Holt, Robert Ken

Date: Thursday, November 19, 2009

Interview 186a: In this interview with Rebecca Donahoe, Robert Ken Holt reminisces about his time in the U.S. Navy following World War II, where he was stationed on several different submarines.  Mr. Holt trained as an electrician and worked on captured German submarines and on newly designed American submarines.  After the Navy, Mr. Holt married Vivian in Boston and worked in several states as an electrician, finally moving to Diboll in 1969 to work as the chief electrician at the Particle Board plant.