Interviewee

Elijah Cobb

Interviewer

Avella Knowlin

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Abstract

On March 15, 2005, Elijah Cobb’s granddaughter, Avella Michelle Knowlin, interviews him about his past experiences in World War II. He also adds information about where he worked and what he was involved in within the companies he worked for. He mainly worked for an Engineer Headquarters Company in the Army, and after getting home from being in the war he worked for smaller companies within his town of Georgetown, South Carolina.

Publication Date

2005

Unique Identifier

Cobb, Elijah, 2005

Format

MP3/WAV

Length

43 minutes, 43 seconds

Series

Veterans History Project

Series

Veterans History Project, World War II

Keywords

World War II, African-American, Army, South Pacific, Japan, Papua New Guinea, Engineer Headquarters Company

Interview with Elijah Cobb

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