Interviewee

Langford Brackett

Interviewer

Anna Douglas

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Abstract

In his October 9, 2009 interview with Anna Douglas, Langford Brackett describes his assignment overseas in Samoa. Brackett also shares the story of how he won the Silver Star medal and the recognition he received afterward. Brackett concludes his interview with how he spent his leave time and confronting rations on the home front. This interview was conducted for inclusion into the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program.

Publication Date

10-9-2009

Unique Identifier

VHP 092

Format

1 DVD

Length

1 hour, 1 minute

Restrictions

This interview is open for use.

Series

Veterans History Project, World War II

Keywords

Marine Corps, Pacific, Samoa, Japanese, New Zealand, Invasion of Bougainville, food, home front, rations

Disciplines

Oral History

Interview with Langford Brackett

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Oral History Commons

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