Alan Campora


As Interviewed by Eve Gottsman, March 18, 2018
"We're being honored more, thank God, than we were back when I came home in 1969."
Alan Campora

Introductory Profile: About Alan Campora

Alan Campora is my grandfather, and he was born and raised in Northvale, New Jersey.
A Veteran of the Vietnam War, Alan served our country as a Communications Specialist in the 125th Air Traffic Control Company. Alan returned home the summer of 1969 and married my grandmother later that year. Now retired, he resides in New Jersey and has five children and nine grandchildren.

In this interview, Alan briefly tells of his experience in Vietnam, more specifically, the draft and his feelings returning home.