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Creator Hamlett, Bardksdale, 1908-1979
Title Papers
Collection Manuscripts
Object Name Transcript
Date 1962
Year Range From 1962
Year Range To 2006
Other Number MSS 292
Description Transcriptions of five interviews conducted with retired four-star general Barksdale Hamlett in which he reflects on his 34-year military career, including service in World War II, the Korean War, and on the Army's General Staff in Washington, D.C.
Subjects Artillery (Troops)
Communism
History
Military life
Military service
Soldiers
World War II, 1939-1945
People Bradley, Omar Nelson, 1913-1992
Brandt, Willy, 1913-1992
Hamlett, Barksdale, 1908-1979
Hamlett, Frances Valencia (Underwood)
Johnson, Lyndon Baines, 1908-1973
Kennedy, John Fitzgerald, 1917-1963
Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968
MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964
McNamara, Robert S., 1916-2009
Patton, George Smith, Jr., 1885-1945
Ridgway, John J.
Ridgway, Matthew B.
Stahr, Elvis Jacob, 1916-1998
Taylor, Maxwell Davenport, 1901-1987
Vann, John Paul, 1924-1972
Walter, Paul B.
Westmoreland, William Childs, 1914-2005
Search Terms Adair County, KY
Allied occupation
Berlin, Germany
Cold War
Cuba
Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
Fort Sam Houston, TX
Fort Sill, OK
Germany
Inchon Landing (Inchon, Korea)
Japan
Military service, Compulsory
North Africa
Norwich University
Reminiscences
Soviet Union
U.S. Army
United States Army Military History Research Collection
Vietnamese Conflict
West Point, NY
Finding Aids For finding aid click here - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_mss_fin_aid/1017/
Catalog Number 2009.4.159
Dates of Creation 1962-2006
Extent 1/2 box. 5 folders. 7 items. Originals, photocopies, and transcripts.