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Reminiscences of Charles L. Banks : oral history, 1969

Creator: Banks, Charles L.
Project: Marine Corps project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 47 pages Sound recording: 1 reel
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Marine Corps officer

Scope and Contents

Background and education, Virginia Military Institute, 1932-36; early Marine Corps training, artillery school and assignments, amphibious assault training, 1936-41; combat assignments with 4th Raider Battalion and 1st Raider Regiment in Pacific operations, 1943-44; inter-war training and assignments; 1st Service Battalion and staff of 1st Marine Division in Korea, 1950-51; impressions of outstanding Marine Corps figures


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Interview is in the public domain

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