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Illinois church collects veterans’ stories

Unitarian Universalist church’s oral history project opens up conversations about military service.

Donald E. Skinner | 5/25/2009
U.S. Army Sgt. Christian Isely (shown here as a Private in 2006) with his father, retired U.S. Navy Capt. Chris Isely, a member of the Unitarian Church of Evanston, Ill.

U.S. Army Sgt. Christian Isely (shown here as a Private in 2006) with his father, retired U.S. Navy Capt. Chris Isely, a member of the Unitarian Church of Evanston, Ill. The church recently completed an oral history project documenting the stories of veterans in the congregation. (© Meredith Haydon)