Robert L. Ghormley, Jr. Oral History Interview

Oral History Interview #OH0269
York, Maurice C.; Ghormley, Robert Lee, Jr.
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0.01 Cubic Feet, 2 audiocassettes, 2 hours, no transcription, consisting of audio cassettes
Preferred Citation
Robert L. Ghormley, Jr. Oral History Interview (#OH0269), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
ECU Manuscript Collection
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U.S. Navy Commander Robert L. Ghormley, Jr., discusses the life and career of his father, Vice Admiral Robert Lee Ghormley (1883-1958), as well as his own childhood, family life, education at the U.S. Naval Academy, and career in the U.S. Navy. Vice Admiral Ghormley was a member of the United States Naval Academy Class of 1906 and his son was a member of the Class of 1948.

Administrative information
Source of acquisition

Gift of Robert L. Ghormley, Jr.

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Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

General Note

Late 1890s-2010

Key terms
Personal Names
Ghormley, Robert Lee, 1883-1958
Ghormley, Robert Lee, Jr.
Corporate Names
United States Naval Academy--Students
United States. Navy--Officers--Interviews
Families of military personnel
World War, 1914-1918
World War, 1939-1945