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Fort Snelling Classroom Project: Interview with Alden and Karina Allen, Clip 1

Narrator: Do you remember what kinds of shots you had when you went through induction? Alden Allen: No, all I know...(Narrator: You just got lots of shots) is that they got both arms at the same time and a half a dozen at least. And often times they'd...you'd get it twice... Narrator: At different levels. Alden Allen: Oh they'd just...there were two people doing it and the next one you couldn't (Narrator: one for tetanus and one for typhoid) Yeah. Narrator: So did you ever faint from those shots? Alden Allen: No. I swore a little. (laughter) Narrator: I don't blame you for that one.

ID Number: PUM-10869008

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