Reminiscences of Christian F. Schilt 1969

 

Name
Schilt, Christian Franklin, 1895-1987 (Interviewee)
Frank, Benis M (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Christian F. Schilt 1969
Abstract
Family background and education; World War I service; pilot training; Haiti, 1920-21; Santo Domingo, 1921-22; early U.S Marine Corps aircraft; International Air Races, 1920s; Nicaragua, 1927-29; World War II, Guadalcanal operation; Commander, Marine Air Reserve Training, 1946-49; Korea, 1951-2; Director of Aviation, 1955-57.
Collection Name
Marine Corps project
Subjects
Veterans; Air pilots; Aeronautics, Military; Aviation; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American; Korean War, 1950-1953; Schilt, Christian Franklin, 1895-1987; United States. Marine Corps
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1969
Note (Biographical)
Marine Corps officer.
Note
Interviewed by Benis M. Frank on November 17 and November 21, 1969.
Note (Provenance)
United States Marine Corps, History and Museums Division, Gift 1974
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13682357
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-3f4d-7b64
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.