Interview with Captain Eugene Barker "Red" McDaniel

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A videorecording of an interview with Capt. Eugene Barker "Red" McDaniel, a retired United States Navy Captain, Naval Aviator and former Prisoner of war during the Vietnam War. He was released from captivity on 4 March 1973, after 6 years of confinement. The interview is conducted by Dr. Gary McCaleb of Abilene Christian University. At the time of the interview, McDaniel was was President of the American Defense Institute, a non-profit organization headquartered in Washington, D.C., which he founded to increase public awareness of the need for a strong national defense.

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McDaniel, Eugene Barker & McCaleb, Gary [1984..1991].

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A videorecording of an interview with Capt. Eugene Barker "Red" McDaniel, a retired United States Navy Captain, Naval Aviator and former Prisoner of war during the Vietnam War. He was released from captivity on 4 March 1973, after 6 years of confinement. The interview is conducted by Dr. Gary McCaleb of Abilene Christian University. At the time of the interview, McDaniel was was President of the American Defense Institute, a non-profit organization headquartered in Washington, D.C., which he founded to increase public awareness of the need for a strong national defense.

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1 recording (30 min.) : sd., col.

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  • [1984..1991]

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McDaniel, Eugene Barker & McCaleb, Gary. Interview with Captain Eugene Barker "Red" McDaniel, video, [1984..1991]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth864023/: accessed December 14, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.