Oral History Interview with Dale R. Walker, October 4, 2007

Description:

Interview with Dale R. Walker of Kingsville, Texas, a United States Marine Corps veteran from World War Two. The interview includes Hill's memories about growing up as well as his personal experiences while in the Marines, including details from his involvement in the Iwo Jima attacks, 3rd Battalion, and the occupation of Nagasaki.

Creator(s):
Location(s):
Creation Date: October 4, 2007
Partner(s):
National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation
Collection(s):
Texas Oral History Collection
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
World War Two Collection
National Museum of the Pacific War Oral History Collection
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Creator (Interviewer):
Misenhimer, Richard

Telephone Interview

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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Fredericksburg, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 4, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Kleberg County - Kingsville
Place
Japan
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From September 23, 1925 to October 7, 2007
Description:

Interview with Dale R. Walker of Kingsville, Texas, a United States Marine Corps veteran from World War Two. The interview includes Hill's memories about growing up as well as his personal experiences while in the Marines, including details from his involvement in the Iwo Jima attacks, 3rd Battalion, and the occupation of Nagasaki.

Note:

Transcribed on January 11, 2008 in Alice, Texas

Physical Description:

22 p. ; 28 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): oral histories | biographies | interviews | Pearl Harbor | occupations
Contributor(s):
Partner:
National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation
Collection:
Texas Oral History Collection
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
National Museum of the Pacific War Oral History Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: NMPW_OH_Walker
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth193890
Resource Type: Text
Format: Text