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Oral history interview with James Moncrief

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1269.16 | RG Number: RG-50.470.0016

James Moncrief discusses being a Lt. Colonel during WWII; working as a staff officer in general headquarters when the 11th Army overran Buchenwald; leaving supplies and a medical company at the camp; being sent to the camp by Captain Bennett; conditions in the camp; the crematoria; and the US soldiers’ awareness of the camps.


Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.
Interviewee
James Moncrief
Interviewer
Sandra Bradley
Date
interview:  1995 February 21
Language
English
Extent
1 videocassette (D2) : sound, color ; 3/4 in..
 
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:34:38
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