|Title:||Oscar D. MacMillan Oral History Interview|
Lennon, Donald R.
MacMillan, Oscar David
|Repository:||ECU Manuscript Collection|
|Extent:||0.005 Cubic feet, 1 audiotape, 1.5 hours, 37 pages .|
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Oscar D. MacMillan Oral History Interview (#OH0102), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
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Captain MacMillan, a member of the US Naval Academy Class of 1941, discusses his education at the Academy, service in the USS HULL, the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, operations off New Guinea and Guadalcanal, duty on the USS AMMEN and the USS FLOYD B. PARKS, and battle cruises to the Aleutian Islands, New Guinea and the Philippines. Other commentary concerns taking command of the DE CROSS late in 1945.
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