GRIMSLEY, JAMES ALEXANDER, 1921-2013 , INTERVIEWEE
From The Citadel Archives Guide
GRIMSLEY, JAMES ALEXANDER, 1921- , INTERVIEWEE
Transcript and audio of oral history interview, Charleston, S.C., 2008 October 2.
Interviewed by Jack Bass, author, professor and fellow in The Citadel History Department.
Transcript 19p., 1 CD 43:45
Army officer, educator, president of The Citadel 1980-1989, member of Citadel Class of 1942.
James Grimsley reflects on his decision to attend The Citadel, his combat experiences in Vietnam, his Army career and his major achievements as president of The Citadel.
Note: General Grimsley described his World War II experiences in an interview on October 23, 2002 conducted by Col. David White, Citadel Professor of History. The transcript of this 2000 interview is located in A2003.11.5
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