Reminiscences of Harold O. Deakin 1968

 

Name
Deakin, Harold O (Interviewee)
Frank, Benis M (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Harold O. Deakin 1968
Abstract
Education, Naval Academy, 1930-34; early Marine Corps training and assignments, development of amphibious doctrine; World War II: observer, Salerno, Cape Gloucester; Peleliu and Okinawa operations; planning officer, United States Navy Group, American Aid Mission to Greece, 1947-49; Greek Civil War; special assignment to Secretary of State, 1954-56; Personnel Department, 1956-57.
Collection Name
Marine Corps project
Subjects
Veterans; World War, 1939-1945--Amphibious operations; Military education; United States Foreign relations 1945-1951; United States Politics and government 1953-1961; Deakin, Harold O; United States Naval Academy; United States. Marine Corps
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1968
Note (Biographical)
Marine Corps officer.
Note
Interviewed by Benis M. Frank on March 21 and March 22, 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
13678706
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-rtg5-b324
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.