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Reminiscences of James P. Berkeley : oral history, 1969

Creator: Berkeley, James P.
Project: Marine Corps project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 481 pages Sound recording: 9 reels
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Marine Corps officer.

Scope and Contents

China duty, Peking, 1932-1934; formation of Fleet Marine Force, prewar communications training, procedures, and equipment; World War II communications personnel procurement; Iwo Jima, occupation of Japan; duty in office of Secretary of the Navy, Joint Army-Navy Secretariat; Adviser, Argentina: Naval War College and Marine Corps; student and instructor, Armed Forces Staff College. Naval War College; Chief of Staff, 1st Marine Division, Korea, 1954-1955; Assistant Chief of Staff, G-1, Headquarters Marine Corps, 1955-1958, personnel; subsequent commands, major United States Marine Corps events, decisions, personalities.


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Interview is in the public domain.

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