Frederick J. Ruder oral history interview, May 22, 1987; November 19, 1987

Frederick J. Ruder oral history interview, May 22, 1987; November 19, 1987
Captain Frederick J. Ruder (1917-), a member of the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 1941, served in destroyers and submarines during a thirty-year Naval career. He comments on his enlisted and Naval Reserves service prior to entering the U.S. Naval Academy, his education at the Academy, the attack on Pearl Harbor, the battle of the Coral Sea, and his role in the sinking of the burning carrier LEXINGTON.
May 22, 1987 - November 19, 1987
Original Format
oral histories
10cm x 63cm
Local Identifier
Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
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