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World War II Vet Shares His Experiences with McNair Students

Posted by Alan on September 15, 2011 5:04 PM | (Not Filed) |

DrTrapp3.pngDr. Phil Trapp, professor emeritus of psychology at the University of Arkansas and a U.S. Navy veteran who served in the Pacific in World War II, shared his military experiences with the Wrangler 7th grade pod on September 14. During his time in the Pacific, Dr. Trapp witnessed the raising of the U.S. flag at Iwo Jima, fought in Okinawa, and was in Japan after the surrender of the Japanese government.

Here is Dr. Trapp showing the students his military photo. Here is Dr. Trapp speaking to the McNair students.

The McNair students were excited to hear Dr. Trapp's stories of his experiences in  World War II and were very grateful he came to share them.