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dc.contributorHohn, Lauren
dc.contributor.authorNewberry, James
dc.contributor.otherJones, Alonza
dc.coverage.spatialMontford Point Camp (Camp Lejeune, N.C.).
dc.identifier.citationAlonza Jones Interview, 2014-12-11, Legacy Series Oral History Program, 2013-, KSU/14/05/03/001, Museum of History and Holocaust Education, Kennesaw State University.
dc.descriptionBorn in Alabama in 1926, Alonza Jones grew up in Columbus, Georgia. He enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1943 and served over two years in the Pacific, both on Guadalcanal and Okinawa. After the war he built airplanes for the Lockheed Corporation and later obtained a job with the United States Postal Service. Jones in lives in East Point, Georgia. He recorded his oral history interview at Kennesaw State University in December 2014.
dc.description.abstractOral history interview of WWII veteran Alonza Jones.
dc.rightsThe digital reproductions on this site are provided for research consultation and scholarly purposes only. To request permission to publish, reproduce, publicly display, broadcast, or distribute this material in any format outside of fair use please contact the Museum of History and Holocaust Education or the Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.subjectJones, Alonza
dc.subjectUnited States. Marine Corps. Defense Battalion, 51st.
dc.subjectVideo recordings
dc.subjectWorld War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Area.
dc.subjectRacism--United States--History--20th century.
dc.subjectLockheed Aircraft (Marietta, Ga.)
dc.subjectOral histories.
dc.titleAlonza Jones Interview

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    Oral history interviews pertaining to WWII, the Holocaust, and immigration experiences, produced by the Museum of History and Holocaust Education.
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