Reminiscences of Edward Arthur Craig 1968

 

Name
Craig, Edward Arthur, 1896-1994 (Interviewee)
Tatem, Lloyd E (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Edward Arthur Craig 1968
Abstract
Early assignments; aide to Commandant of Marine Corps 1926-29; Nicaragua Electoral Mission, 1932; early Fleet Marine Force activities, amphibious warfare doctrine and tactics; World War II: Bougainville, Guam, V Amphibious Corp Operations Officer, Iwo Jima; Occupation of North China, 1947, command of 1st Marine Brigade, 1947-50, deployment to Korea, Pusan Perimeter, Inchon landing; director, Marine Corps Reserve, 1951.
Collection Name
Marine Corps project
Subjects
Veterans; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American; Korean War, 1950-1953; Craig, Edward Arthur, 1896-1994; United States. Marine Corps
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1968
Note (Biographical)
Marine Corps officer.
Note
Interviewed by Lloyd E. Tatem on May 16, 1968.
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
13678423
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-06p4-wy80
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.