Oral History Interview with Albert Bouley, June 27, 2001 Metadata

Metadata describes a digital item, providing (if known) such information as creator, publisher, contents, size, relationship to other resources, and more. Metadata may also contain "preservation" components that help us to maintain the integrity of digital files over time.

Title

  • Main Title Oral History Interview with Albert Bouley, June 27, 2001

Creator

  • Interviewer: Cox, Floyd
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Interviewee: Bouley, Albert
    Creator Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: National Museum of the Pacific War
    Place of Publication: Fredericksburg, Texas

Date

  • Creation: 2001-06-27

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Interview with Albert Bouley, a U. S. Marine during World War II. He discusses his enlistment in the Marines just after Pearl Harbor; his assignment to the 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Division; the battle of Guadalcanal; malaria and dysentery; the battle of Cape Gloucester; the use of Pavuvu as a base; the battle of Peleliu; his return to the United States; guard duty at the Brooklyn Naval Yard and his service as an instructor in a heavy weapons school before the end of the war. He joined the Air Force 2 1/2 years later to be able to fly and work on planes, then retire to become a teacher in California, and finally settled in Texas.
  • Physical Description: 1 sound recording : digital

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Biography.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- Texas.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Individuals
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Military and War - Wars - World War II
  • Keyword: oral histories
  • Keyword: biographies
  • Keyword: interviews
  • Keyword: WWII
  • Keyword: Bouley, Albert
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: United States. Marine Corps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Guadalcanal, Battle of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns - -New Guinea.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Peleliu, Battle of, Palau, 1944.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Artillery.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Place Name: United States - California
  • Place Name: United States - Texas
  • Place Name: Solomon Islands - Guadalcanal Province
  • Place Name: United States - New York - Kings County - New York City - Brooklyn Borough
  • Place Name: Papua New Guinea

Collection

  • Name: National Museum of the Pacific War Oral History Collection
    Code: NMPW
  • Name: Texas Oral History Collection
    Code: TOHC
  • Name: World War Two Collection
    Code: WWII

Institution

  • Name: National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation
    Code: NMPW

Resource Type

  • Sound

Format

  • Audio

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: OH00136
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth204475
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth204475

Note