Oral history interview with Samuel F. Daniel

Collection:
Oral History: Veterans History Project
Title:
Oral history interview with Samuel F. Daniel
Creator:
Daniel, Samuel F.
Date of Original:
2004
Subject:
Veterans--Interviews
United States--Armed Forces--African Americans
United States Merchant Marine Cadet Corps
Merchant marine--United States
Submarines (Ships)--Germany
Lifeboats--United States
Bombardment--United States
World War, 1939-1945--Veterans
World War, 1939-1945--Anecdotes
World War, 1939-1945--African Americans
World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations
Location:
United States, 39.76, -98.5
Brazil, -10.0, -55.0
Medium:
oral histories (literary works)
Type:
MovingImage
Format:
video/x-youtube
Description:
Samuel F. Daniel was a refrigerating engineer in the U.S. Merchant Marine and served in World War II and Vietnam. In this interview, Daniel describes spending three days in a lifeboat during World War II after his ship, the SS Alcoa Rambler, was sunk on December 15, 1942, by the German U-boat, U-174, off the coast of Brazil.
Metadata URL:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B9btf0CKjQc&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 3 mins.)
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center
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