Reminiscences of Thomas E. Bourke 1969

 

Name
Bourke, Thomas E (Interviewee)
Tatem, Lloyd E (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Thomas E. Bourke 1969
Abstract
Early years, education, St. John's University, 1913-1917; World War I service in Virgin Islands; Marine Corps Institute, 1924-27; Artillery School, Fort Sill, 1927-28, Quantico, 1930-31; Army War College; prewar artillery techniques and training in Fleet Marine Force, 1935-38; Pearl Harbor, 1938-40; Tarawa, Leyte and Iwo Jima, Fifth Amphibious Corps, command of 5th Marine Division; occupation of Ja pan; Inspector General, Fleet Marien Force, Pacific.
Collection Name
Marine Corps project
Subjects
Veterans; World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American; Japan History Allied occupation, 1945-1952; Bourke, Thomas Eugene, 1896-1978; United States. Marine Corps
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1969
Note (Biographical)
Marine Corps officer.
Note
Interviewed by Lloyd E. Tatem on July 16, 1969.
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
13678236
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-jwp0-ks58
Related URLs
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