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Reminiscences of Samuel S. Jack : oral history, 1970

Creator: Jack, Samuel S.
Project: Marine Corps project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 85 pages Sound recording: 2 reels
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Marine Corps officer.

Scope and Contents

Education, Naval Academy, 1923-25; early assignments and training; antibanditry activities in Nicaragua; post graduate work, aeronautics; engineering, 1935-38; Bureau of Aeronautics, 1938-40; World War II: fighter operations Guadalcanal, Okinawa; air stations postwar; National War College; Chief of Staff and Commanding General 1st Marine Aircraft Wing in Korea, 1952-56; Commanding General, Fleet Marine Force Pacific, Air, 1958-61.

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Interview is in the public domain.

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