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dc.contributorLanger, Adina
dc.contributor.authorNewberry, James
dc.contributor.otherWallace, Lorenzo
dc.coverage.spatialAtlanta, Georgia.
dc.identifier.citationLorenzo Wallace Interview, 2015-11-23, Legacy Series Oral History Program, 2013-, KSU/14/05/03/001, Museum of History and Holocaust Education, Kennesaw State University.
dc.descriptionBorn in Atlanta in 1919, Lorenzo Wallace graduated from Booker T. Washington High School and Morehouse College. In 1942 he joined the Marine Corps and shipped out to the Marshall Islands as a part of a radar group. After the war Wallace worked for the United States Postal Service and later served as doorkeeper and sergeant-at-arms for the Georgia State Senate. Wallace recorded his oral history interview at Kennesaw State University in December 2014.
dc.description.abstractOral history interview of WWII veteran Lorenzo Wallace.
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.subjectWallace, Lorenzo.
dc.subjectVideo recordings
dc.subjectMilitary training.
dc.subjectRacism--United States--History--20th century.
dc.subjectUnited States. Marine Corps. Defense Battalion, 51st.
dc.subjectWorld War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Area.
dc.subjectGeorgia. General Assembly. Senate.
dc.subjectOral histories.
dc.titleLorenzo Wallace 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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    Oral histories pertaining to the topic of World War II

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