Oral history interview with Charles Moore 1967

 

Name
Moore, Charles (Interviewee)
Mason, John T., 1909-1998 (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Charles Moore 1967
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Charles Johnes Moore : oral history, 1967
Abstract
Family and early life; Naval Academy, early cruises; World War I convoys; Naval Overseas Transportation Service; teaching at Naval Academy, Navigation Department; Yorktown Sesquicentennial; Naval War College duty; Pacific Fleet: Gilberts campaign, attacks on Kwajalein, Truk, Saipan; diversion of forces to the Marianas, Philippine Sea Battle; impressions of Admirals. Chester Nimitz, Edward Kalbfuss, H. Kent Hewett, Raymond Spruance, and others.
Collection Name
Naval history project
Subjects
Veterans; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American; Military education; Moore, Charles; United States Naval Academy; Naval War College (U.S.); United States. Navy
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1967
Note (Biographical)
Naval officer.
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Note
Digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010.
Interviewed by John T. Mason, Jr. on June 8, July 25, August 12, November 2, and December 14, 1964; on March 8, May 3, June 14, June 28, and September 13, 1965; and on February 15, April 15, May 25, June 20, July 26, September 26, October 24, and Nove mber 28, 1966; and on January 16, 1967.
Note (Provenance)
Charles Moore, Gift 1967
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
7139285
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-654r-ad29
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.