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Oral history interview with Charles Moore, 1967

Creator: Moore, Charles
Project: Naval history project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 1,244 pages Sound recording: 1 reel
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Naval officer.

Scope and Contents

Family and early life; Naval Academy, early cruises; World War I convoys; Naval Overseas Transportation Service; teaching at Naval Academy, Navigation Department; Yorktown Sesquicentennial; Naval War College duty; Pacific Fleet: Gilberts campaign, attacks on Kwajalein, Truk, Saipan; diversion of forces to the Marianas, Philippine Sea Battle; impressions of Admirals. Chester Nimitz, Edward Kalbfuss, H. Kent Hewett, Raymond Spruance, and others.

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