Reminiscences of Fred D. Beans 1971

Reminiscences of Fred D. Beans 1971

 

 

Name:
Beans, Fred D (Interviewee), Donnelly, Thomas E (Interviewer)
Title:
Reminiscences of Fred D. Beans 1971
Abstract:
Education at the Naval Academy, 1926-30; Guardia Nacional Nicaragua; sea duty aboard USS TUSCALOOSA, 1934-5; duty in China, 1937-40; 2nd Defense Battalion in Samoa; Commanding Officer, 3rd Raider Battalion Noumea, Guadalcanal, Bougainville, 1943; observations on raider battalion concept and employment; Okinawa campaign; occupation of Yokosuka and Tsingtao; postwar problems in Division of Plans and Policies, Headquarters, Marine Corps, 1946-48.
Collection Name:
Marine Corps project
Subjects:
Veterans; World War, 1939-1945; Beans, Fred D; United States. Marine Corps
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1971
Note (Biographical):
Marine Corps officer.
Note:
Interviewed by Thomas E. Donnelly on July 22 and July 25, 1971.
Note (Provenance):
United States Marine Corps, History and Museums Division, Gift 1976
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13678167
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-07dr-3766