Reminiscences of Francis B. Loomis, Jr. 1970

 

Name
Loomis, Francis B., Jr (Interviewee)
Frank, Benis M (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Francis B. Loomis, Jr. 1970
Abstract
Education, Naval Academy 1920-22, Stanford University 1922-24; early aviation training; expeditionary duty in Haiti, China; genesis of defense battalion concept; World War II, defense battalion commands, Okinawa; Office of Chief of Naval Operations, Marine Corps Liaison for ground missiles and atomic energy; Commanding General Force Troops, Fleet Marine Force Atlantic.
Collection Name
Marine Corps project
Subjects
Veterans; Aeronautics, Military; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American; Amphibious warfare; Military education; Loomis, Francis B., Jr; United States. Marine Corps; United States. Marine Corps Aviation
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1970
Note (Biographical)
Marine Corps officer.
Note
Interviewed by Benis M. Frank on June 11, 1970.
Note (Provenance)
United States Marine Corps, History and Museums Division, Gift 1973
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13680176
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-ypdn-wx33
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.