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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of William H. Simpson
RLIN number: NXCP89-A21
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Eisenhower Administration Project
Description: With Dwight Eisenhower and others in training; World War II: Africa, 1942, invasion of France, Brest, 1944; Battle of the Bulge; crossing the Rhine; Russian occupation of Berlin.
Extent: Transcript: 127 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information. Original oral history held by: Eisenhower Library, Abilene, KS 67410.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1972 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Simpson, William H., 1888-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1888
Speaker occupation: US Army officer
Age at speaking: 84
Document date: 1972
Interviewer: Burg, Maclyn
People discussed: Dwight D. Eisenhower; Eisenhower, Dwight D., 1890-1969; Eisenhower, Dwight David
Historical events discussed: Battle of the Bulge, December 16, 1944-January 16, 1945; World War II, 1939-1945
Locations discussed: Africa; Ardennes; Belgium; Europe; Germany; North Africa; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Africa; Ardennes; Battle of the Bulge, December 16, 1944-January 16, 1945; Belgium; Dwight D. Eisenhower; Eisenhower, Dwight D., 1890-1969; Eisenhower, Dwight David; Europe; Germany; North Africa; North America; Oral history; United States; World War II, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Africa, North; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Belgium; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France--Normandy; World War, 1939-1945--Veterans
Topics discussed - Other terms: Germany--History--Allied occupation, 1945-; Simpson, William H
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0020709-16150