Oral History Interview with O. H. King, September 28, 2002

Description:

Interview with O. H. "Karl" King of Fort Worth, Texas, who is a World War Two veteran of the United States Marine Corps. In the interview, Mr. King recalls memories of his travels, the Japanese attack on Clark Field, the Battle for Bataan, and when he was a Japanese prisoner-of-war. He also talks about other experiences he had while serving in the Marines and his life before and after the war.

Creator(s):
Location(s):
Creation Date: September 28, 2002
Partner(s):
National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
National Museum of the Pacific War Oral History Collection
Texas Oral History Collection
World War Two Collection
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Creator (Interviewer):
Creator (Interviewee):
King, O. H.

Mr. O. H. "Karl" King

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Fredericksburg, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 28, 2002
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Place
Philippines
Place
Japan
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From December 5, 1924 to September 28, 2002
Description:

Interview with O. H. "Karl" King of Fort Worth, Texas, who is a World War Two veteran of the United States Marine Corps. In the interview, Mr. King recalls memories of his travels, the Japanese attack on Clark Field, the Battle for Bataan, and when he was a Japanese prisoner-of-war. He also talks about other experiences he had while serving in the Marines and his life before and after the war.

Note:

Transcribed on December 26, 2002 in Hunt, Texas; Final editing on July 7, 2003.

Physical Description:

33 p. ; 28 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): oral histories | biographies | interviews | campaigns | prisoners-of-war | WWII
Contributor(s):
Partner:
National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
Collection:
National Museum of the Pacific War Oral History Collection
Collection:
Texas Oral History Collection
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Relation (Is Format Of): Oral History Interview with O. H. King, September 28, 2002 [recording], OH00642, ark:/67531/metapth204485
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: NMPW_OH_King
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth193883
Resource Type: Text
Format: Text