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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Wilburt Scott Brown
RLIN number: NXCP87-A5
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Marine Corps Project
Description: World War I service as enlisted man in France; Naval Academy, early Marine Corps assignments: Nicaragua, 1927-29, Samoa, 1942-43; Staff, Amphibious Corps, Pacific Fleet, 1943-44; Okinawa, occupation of North China, 1944-46; Air University; central Korea operations, 1951-52; PhD in History; faculty member, University of Alabama, 1953-68; anecdotes, personalities, Marine Corps achievements.
Extent: Transcript: 314 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1967 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Brown, Wilburt Scott, 1900-1968
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1900
Speaker occupation: Marine Corps officer
Age at speaking: 67
Document date: 1967
Interviewer: Frank, Benis M.
Organizations discussed: U.S. Marine Corps; U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD
Historical events discussed: Korean Conflict, 1950-1953; World War II, 1939-1945
Locations discussed: Alabama; Annapolis, MD; Asia; Korea; Maryland; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Alabama; Annapolis, MD; Asia; Educators; Korea; Korean Conflict, 1950-1953; Maryland; North America; Oral history; U.S. Marine Corps; U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD; United States; Veterans; World War II, 1939-1945
Topics discussed - Other terms: Brown, Wilburt Scott, 1900-1968; University of Alabama
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0018362-13805