General William W. Buchanan oral history transcript

General William W. Buchanan oral history transcript

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Frank, Benis M.
Title: General William W. Buchanan oral history transcript
Dates: after 1969
Quantity: 1.0 folder (2 items)
Coll. Number: ms691

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the transcript of a taped interview with retired Brigadier General William W. Buchanan, conducted by Mr. Benis M. Frank, for the Marine Corps Oral History Program (1969). The interview concerns Buchanan’s career in the Marine Corps, including his World War II experiences at Tarawa, Saipan, Okinawa, and Iwo Jima. Also included is a typewritten letter (dated February 22, 1971) from F.C. Caldwell, explaining the transcript and the Oral History Program established by the United States Marine Corps.


Index Terms

Buchanan, William W.
Transcripts.
United States. Marine Corps.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

General William W. Buchanan oral history transcript, ms 691. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Transcript and letter