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Reminiscences of Gerald C. Thomas : oral history, 1966

Creator: Thomas, Gerald C. 1894-1984
Project: Marine Corps project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 989 pages Sound recording: 18 reels
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Marine Corps officer.

Scope and Contents

Family background, education; World War I service; Haiti, 1919-21; Washington Disarmament Conference; special mission to Middle East with James Roosevelt, 1941; observation of British operations; World War II: Guadalcanal and Bougainville operations; Alexander Vandegrift Commandancy, unification fight; Marine occupation of North China; Chinese Civil War; fighting in Central Korea; Army personalities.

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Access Conditions

Interview is in the public domain.

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