Reminiscences of Graves B. Erskine 1970

 

Name
Erskine, Graves Blanchard, 1897-1973 (Interviewee)
Frank, Benis M (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Graves B. Erskine 1970
Abstract
Family background, education; World War I, France; sea and foreign duty, 1921-30; Peking, 1935-37; World War II, Attu, Kiska operations, 1941-43; Kwajalein operation; General Holland M. Smith; Saipan, Iwo Jima, Guam, 1944-45; administrator, Retraining and Reemployment Administration, Department of Labor, 1945-47; Special Joint State-Defense Survey mission to Southeast Asia, 1950; Commanding General , Fleet Marine Force, Atlantic: planning involvement with North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
Collection Name
Marine Corps project
Subjects
Veterans; World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American; World War, 1939-1945--Amphibious operations; United States Foreign relations 1945-1989; Erskine, Graves Blanchard, 1897-1973; North Atlantic Treaty Organization; United States. Marine Corps; United States. Department of Labor
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1970
Note (Biographical)
Marine Corps officer.
Note
Interviewed by Benis M. Frank on October 8, October 16, October 22, October 29, and November 5, 1969, and on January 25, Februrary 11, February 18, and February 25, 1970.
Note (Provenance)
United States Marine Corps, History and Museums Division, Gift 1975
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13679266
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-583x-qt49
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.