Charles Gray Strum Oral History Interview

February 6, 1988
Oral History #OH0106
Barclay, Morgan J.; Strum, Charles Gray
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0.005 Cubic Feet, 1 audiotape, 1.5 hours, 41 pages
Preferred Citation
Charles Gray Strum Oral History Interview (#OH0106), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
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Captain Strum, USNA Class of 1941, saw World War II duty in the USS PENNSYLVANIA. Late in the war he became a naval avitor, served as CO of VU-10 in Guantanamo, operations officer at UtWingLant, and CO of FASRon107 stationed in Iceland. Other assignments include the USS MONTEREY, VW-15, and VW-1 on Guam.

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Key terms
Personal Names
Strum, Charles Gray
Corporate Names
Pennsylvania (Battleship)
United States Naval Academy
United States. Navy--Aviation
United States. Navy--Officers--Interviews
Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Alaska
Morocco--Description and travel
Naval Air Station Jacksonville (Fla.)
Sangley Point (Philippines)