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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Samuel Sloan Jack
RLIN number: NXCP88-A50
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Marine Corps Project
Description: 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.
Extent: Transcript: 85 leaves, Tape: 2 reels
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1970 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Jack, Samuel Sloan, 1905-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1905
Speaker occupation: Marine Corps officer
Age at speaking: 65
Document date: 1970
Interviewer: Frank, Benis M.
Organizations discussed: U.S. Marine Corps
Historical events discussed: Korean Conflict, 1950-1953; World War II, 1939-1945
Locations discussed: Asia; Korea; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Aeronautics, Military; Air pilots; Asia; Korea; Korean Conflict, 1950-1953; North America; U.S. Marine Corps; United States; Veterans; World War II, 1939-1945
Topics discussed - Other terms: Amphibious warfare; Jack, Samuel Sloan, 1905-; Korean War, 1950-1953--Naval operations, American; United States--Marine Corps--Aviation; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0020056-15498