Oral History Interview with Lindsey Zeb Wilcox, May 1, 2005

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Interview with Lindsey Zeb Wilcox, a Water Tender 2nd class aboard the USS Indianapolis. He describes life living during the war and the sinking of the Indianapolis.

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Whatley, Jeff & Wilcox, Lindsey Zeb June 14, 2005.

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Interview with Lindsey Zeb Wilcox, a Water Tender 2nd class aboard the USS Indianapolis. He describes life living during the war and the sinking of the Indianapolis.

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Whatley, Jeff & Wilcox, Lindsey Zeb. Oral History Interview with Lindsey Zeb Wilcox, May 1, 2005, text, June 14, 2005; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth845246/: accessed November 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lee College.