Oral history interview with Chester W. Nimitz 1965

 

Name
Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966 (Interviewee)
Mason, John T., 1909-1998 (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Chester W. Nimitz 1965
Abstract
Early life in Texas; family background; career at Naval Academy; early commands; reorganization of Pearl Harbor after Japanese attack.
Collection Name
Naval history project
Subjects
Veterans; Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; United States. Navy
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1965
Physical Description
89 pages
Note (Biographical)
Naval officer.
Note
Interviewed by John T. Mason, Jr. on January 26 and January 27, 1965.
Note (Provenance)
Chester W. Nimitz, Gift 1965
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13887891
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-nd4a-cq81
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.