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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Donald McPherrin Weller
RLIN number: NXCP87-A194
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Marine Corps Project
Description: Education, sea duty; early artillery training in Fleet Marine Force; Field Artillery School, Fort Sill, 1935-1936; artillery assignments; Amphibious Force, Atlantic Fleet, 1941-1942; Amphibious Corps, Pacific Fleet, 1942-1943; Bougainville, Guam, Iwo Jima; Naval War College, 1949-1950; headquarters assignments; Commanding General, 3rd Marine Division/Joint Task Force 116, 1960-1961; contingency planning for Southeast Asia, Thailand operation.
Extent: Transcript: 266 leaves, Tape: 6 reels
Restrictions: Access: Closed. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1971 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Weller, Donald McPherrin, 1908-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1908
Speaker occupation: Marine Corps officer
Age at speaking: 63
Document date: 1971
Interviewer: Frank, Benis M.
Topics discussed - Other terms: Amphibious warfare; Artillery; Military education; Thailand--History--20th century; United States--Marine Corps; Veterans; Weller, Donald McPherrin, 1908-; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0017868-13311