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Document Details


Title: Ray Herbert
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: University of British Columbia. Library, University Archives & Records Management Services
Collection: Armed Forces at University of British Columbia Oral History Collection
Series: Item 1 of Series Ray Herbert
Description: 1. Schooling. Alberta militia unit. Joins R.C.A.F. bomber squadron. Enters law faculty UBC. Joins auxiliary wing Sea Island. Interaction between Sea Island and UBC squadron. Views of disbandment of UBC R.U.S. , 1945 and re-establishment 1949. Becomes C.O. 1952. Impressions of Armoury and personnel. 2. Officers mess. Parade night activities. Summer training program. Effect upon Canadian unity. Attainments of air training program. Recruitment.
Extent: 32 pages
URL: http://www.library.ubc.ca/archives/military/UBC%20AT%20370-1%20Ray%20Herbert.pdf
Original Language: English
Audio: [Audio available]
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1974 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Herbert, Ray, 1924-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1924
Speaker place of birth: Calgary, AB; Alberta; Canada; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Military personnel
Age at speaking: 50
Document date: 04-Apr-1974
Interviewer: Specht
Organizations discussed: Canada. Army; Canada. Navy
Historical events discussed: World War I, 1914-1918; World War II, 1939-1945
Locations discussed: British Columbia; Canada; North America
Topics discussed - ASP terms: British Columbia; Canada; Canada. Army; Canada. Navy; Canada--Armed Forces; North America; Oral history; Soldiers; World War I, 1914-1918; World War II, 1939-1945; World War, 1914-1918--Veterans; World War, 1939-1945--Veterans
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0029362-32562