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Reminiscences of Frank F. Gee : oral history, 2004.

Creator: Gee, Frank F., 1937-
Project: September 11, 2001 telling lives oral history project:
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :transcript: 69 p. sound recordings: 3 sound discs (48, 55, 41 min.) : digital ; 3 in.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Retired Veteran.

Scope and Contents

Background: born Taishan, China; reminiscences of Japanese Invasion and occupation of China 1940, impact of Communist Revolution; immigration to U.S. 1949, first meeting with father; gang violence in Chinatown; education: B.S. Engineering New York University, ROTC [Reserve Officers' Training Corps]; career: Merrill Lynch, restaurant owner, work with government to promote small businesses; U.S. Army service 1961-1964: reminiscences of Jim Crow laws and Vietnam War; volunteer work: American Legion and Chinese Benevolent Association.

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