Oral History Interview with L. B. Blackmon, April 10, 2007

Description:

Interview with L. B. Blackmon, a serviceman in the U. S. Navy during World War II. He discusses boot camp in San Diego, his assignment to Pearl Harbor, and his experiences during the attack. He later trained cadets in Corpus Christi.

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Location(s):
Creation Date: April 10, 2007
Partner(s):
National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation
Collection(s):
National Museum of the Pacific War Oral History Collection
Texas Oral History Collection
World War Two Collection
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Fredericksburg, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 10, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Place
United States - Hawaii
Place
United States - Texas - Nueces County - Corpus Christi
Place
United States - California - San Diego County - San Diego
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Interview with L. B. Blackmon, a serviceman in the U. S. Navy during World War II. He discusses boot camp in San Diego, his assignment to Pearl Harbor, and his experiences during the attack. He later trained cadets in Corpus Christi.

Physical Description:

1 sound recording : digital

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Keyword(s): oral histories | biographies | interviews | WWII | military training
Partner:
National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation
Collection:
National Museum of the Pacific War Oral History Collection
Collection:
Texas Oral History Collection
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: OH01812
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth204513
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth204513
Resource Type: Sound
Format: Audio