Reminiscences of Ray W. Barker, 1972

 

Name
Barker, Ray W. (Ray Wehnes), 1889-1974 (Interviewee)
Burg, Maclyn (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Ray W. Barker, 1972
Abstract
London post during World War II: artillery duties and head of War Plans section, Special Observation Group; preparation of United Kingdom accommodations for United States troops, collaboration with British Intelligence; BOLERO, TORCH, OVERLORD, COSSACK and ROUNDUP; Quebec Conference; G-1 staff member to General Eisenhower; impressions of Generals Bedell Smith, Frederick Morgan, and Charles Marshall
Collection Name
Eisenhower administration project
Subjects
World War, 1939-1945; United States Foreign relations Great Britain; Great Britain Foreign relations United States; Barker, Ray W. (Ray Wehnes), 1889-1974; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1972
Physical Description
97 pages
Note (Biographical)
Army officer
Note
Interviewed by Maclyn Burg on July 15 and July 16, 1972
Note (Provenance)
Eisenhower Presidential Library, Gift
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13791410
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-w3sc-e505
Related URLs
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