Secret Service

Glen Gibeson
Glenn Gibeson

Gibeson, Glenn
Interviewed August 17, 1989

Assigned as a special officer to the Truman Protective Division of the United States Secret Service in 1981, Glenn Gibeson was a member of the team of men who protected Bess W. Truman until her death in October 1982.

Interview (pdf - 200KB)

Robert Lockwood
Robert Lockwood

Lockwood, Robert
Interviewed June 26 & November 11, 1985

Robert Lockwood was first assigned to the Truman detail for a period of thirteen months from 1967 to 1968. Lockwood then served as the special agent in charge of the Secret Service assigned with the protection of Mrs. Truman from 1973 until 1982.

Interview (pdf - 86KB)
Appendix (pdf - 2.72MB)

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Stewart, Larry
Interviewed August 29, 1989

Larry Stewart, member of the Secret Service's Truman detail, describes the procedures and persons utilized to protect the Trumans. The majority of Stewart's information explains the period from 1977-1981 when he served Bess W. Truman.

Interview Not Transcribed

William R. Wagner
William R. Wagner

Wagner, William R.
Interviewed August 21, 1991

William R. Wagner served was a Naval Corpsman who assisted Harry S Truman from 1970 until Truman's death in 1972. Wagner discusses the daily routine, those involved, and the use of the house during his tour of duty in the Truman home in Independence, Missouri.

Interview (pdf - 316KB)


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