The Veterans History Project is a national initiative to preserve the first-hand accounts of American war veterans for future generations.

Cardieri, 94, is one of a handful of local veterans to be recently interviewed for the Veterans History Project, a national initiative to collect and preserve the accounts of American war veterans in the Library of Congress. The Veterans Art Center Tampa Bay and Suncoast Hospice teamed up to facilitate the project locally.

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