|William Grooms was born
on November 7, 1920 in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.
He enlisted in the Pennsylvania State Police in 1942 and
from the Training School 1942, and was assigned to Greensburg.
William also served in the U.S. Air Corps.
This is a transcript of a tape-recorded interview
conducted for the Pennsylvania State Police Historical, Educational and Memorial Center.
A draft of this transcript was edited, but only minor emendations were made;
therefore, the reader should remember that this is essentially a transcript of the spoken,
rather than the written word.
This oral history may not be published except by permission of the Pennsylvania State
Police Historical, Educational and Memorial Center...