Karl E. Faser Oral History Interview

January 18, 1977; January 19, 1977
Oral History #OH0038
Lennon, Donald R.; Faser, Karl E.
Physical description
0.005 Cubic Feet, 1 audiocassette, 1.5 hours, 29 pages
Preferred Citation
Karl E. Faser Oral History Interview (#OH0038), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
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Scope and arrangement

Colonel Faser discusses his career as a Marine Corps officer, especially World War II activities in the South Pacific. Commentaries concern New Zealand, Guadalcanal, New Gloucester, Russell Islands, Palalu, and training in Australia. Also included are reminiscences of duty in Korea (1950-1952), Japan, and stateside duty at Quantico and Camp Lejeune.

Administrative information
Source of acquisition

Gift of Karl E. Faser

Processing information

Encoded by Apex Data Services

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Repository does not own copyright to the oral history collection. Permission to cite, reproduce, or broadcast must be obtained from both the repository and the participants in the oral history, or their heirs.

General note


Key terms
Personal Names
Faser, Karl E.
Corporate Names
United States. Marine Corps--Military life
United States. Marine Corps--Officers--Interviews
Korean War, 1950-1953--Campaigns
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean