H. A. I. Sugg Oral History Interview

February 23, 1977
Oral History #OH0040
Creator(s)
Sugg, H. A. I.; Lennon, Donald R.
Physical description
0.01 Cubic Feet, 2 audiocassette, 2 hours, 50 pages
Preferred Citation
H. A. I. Sugg Oral History Interview (#OH0040), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Repository
ECU Manuscript Collection
Access
No restrictions


Scope and arrangement

Commander Sugg describes his early background, schooling at the U.S. Naval Academy and elsewhere, service aboard the U.S.S. MEADE in the Pacific (1942-1945), duty in China (1945-1947), Japan, the Mediterranean (1953-1954), Hawaii (1956-1960), Vietnam (1960-1961), and at the Pentagon (1961-1964). Among the 13 campaigns in which the MEADE was involved were Guadalcanal, the Aleutians, Tarawa, and the Marshall Islands.


Administrative information
Source of acquisition

Gift of H. A. I. Sugg

Processing information

Encoded by Apex Data Services

Copyright notice

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

1918-1967


Key terms
Personal Names
Sugg, H. A. I.
Corporate Names
East Carolina University--Faculty
Meade (Destroyer)
United States Naval Academy--Faculty
United States. Navy--Officers
Topical
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean
Places
Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands)--History, Military--20th century