Oral history interview with Charles R. Bishop

Collection:
Oral History: Veterans History Project
Title:
Oral history interview with Charles R. Bishop
Creator:
Bishop, Charles R.
Date of Original:
2003
Subject:
Veterans--Interviews
United States. Army--Officers
Grenades--Vietnam
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Veterans
United States. Army. Airborne Division, 101st
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Casualties
Location:
Vietnam, 14.058324, 108.277199
United States, Georgia, Chattahoochee County, Fort Benning, 32.3893392, -84.829424
Medium:
oral histories (literary works)
Type:
MovingImage
Format:
video/x-youtube
Description:
Charles R. Bishop served as a platoon leader in the Vietnam War in the 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army, known as the Screaming Eagles. In this interview, he describes the turnover rate for platoon leaders in his battalion, all fellow graduates of infantry officer basic training at Fort Benning, Georgia.
Metadata URL:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LvaJR0vfWkU&feature=youtu.be
Language:
eng
Bibliographic Citation (Cite As):
Cite as: [interview title], Veterans History Project, James G. Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center
Extent:
1 interview (circa 2 mins.)
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center
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