Interview with O. B. McEwan, February 17, 1981

Project: John Sherman Cooper Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

The Colonel begins by describing his role in Europe during WWII. He worked with the European Civil Affairs Division to reestablish government in liberated cities. He always had a favorable impression of JSC, believing him to be very conscientious. McEwan recounts some other stories about his war experiences.

Interview Accession

1981oh021_coop038

Interviewee Name

O. B. McEwan

Interviewer Name

Terry L. Birdwhistell

Interview Date

1981-02-17

Interview Keyword

Colonel (O.B.) McEwan

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McEwan, O. B. Interview by Terry L. Birdwhistell. 17 Feb. 1981. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

McEwan, O.B. (1981, February 17). Interview by T. L. Birdwhistell. John Sherman Cooper Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

McEwan, O. B., interview by Terry L. Birdwhistell. February 17, 1981, John Sherman Cooper Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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