Edward Lee Faulconer, Sr., Oral History Interview

December 10, 1988
Oral History #OH0110
Creator(s)
Faulconer, Edward Lee; Lennon, Donald R.
Physical description
0.005 Cubic Feet, 1 audiotape, 1.0 hour, no transcription
Preferred Citation
Edward Lee Faulconer, Sr., Oral History Interview (#OH0110), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Repository
ECU Manuscript Collection
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Scope and arrangement

Brigadier General Faulconer describes his background in Greensboro, N.C., his enlistment in the Guilford Grays National Guard company in 1916, recruiting assignment at Marion, N.C., a manhunt in the mountains of N.C., duty at Forts Caswell and Eustis after W.W. I, career as an official with the Atlantic and Yadkin and the Southern railroads, and service in France during World War II in command of railroad operations.


Administrative information
Source of acquisition

Gift of Edward Lee Faulconer, Sr.

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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

1916-1945


Key terms
Personal Names
Faulconer, Edward Lee
Corporate Names
National Guard Association of the United States
Southern Railway (U.S.)--History
Topical
Railroads--Employees
Railroads--North Carolina--History--19th century
World War, 1939-1945--France