Reminiscences of Samuel R. Shaw 1970

 

Name
Shaw, Samuel R
Frank, Benis M (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Samuel R. Shaw 1970
Abstract
Enlisted service, 1928-1930; Naval Academy, 1930-1934; early Marine Corps training and assignments; Pearl Harbor, 1940-1943; Okinawa, occupation of North China; unification debate; Advanced Research Group, Quantico 1953-1954; Korea 1953-1954; legislative matters affecting Marine Corps, Ribbon Creek affair; Commanding General, Landing Force Training Unit, Pacific 1959-1962; staff director, Programs and Preparedness Subcommittee, Senate Armed Forces Committee.
Collection Name
Marine Corps project
Subjects
Veterans; World War, 1939-1945; Korean War, 1950-1953; Military education; Shaw, Samuel R; United States. Marine Corps; United States. Congress
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1970
Note (Biographical)
Marine Corps officer.
Note
Interviewed by Benis M. Frank on January 20, January 26, January 27, January 28, and January 30, 1970.
Note (Provenance)
United States Marine Corps, History and Museums Division, Gift 1970
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13682366
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-hvyv-sm29
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.