Accession Number : ADA309260

Title :   Executive Summary: Senior Officer Oral History Program Interview of Lieutenant General (Retired) Walter F. Ulmer, Jr.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Lynch, Rick

PDF Url : ADA309260

Report Date : MAY 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : This paper summarizes information provided by Lieutenant General (Retired) Walter F. Ulmer, Jr. during interviews conducted by Lieutenant Colonel Rick Lynch in December 1995 as part of the U.S. Army War College/U.S. Army Military History Institute Senior Officer Oral History Program. The summary presents a brief overview of LTG Ulmer's life and career. The focus of the summary concerns LTG Ulmer's demonstrated moral courage and personal integrity. Citing examples from LTG Ulmer's career, the author provides insight into the physical courage and leadership demonstrated by LTG Ulmer.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY HISTORY, *LEADERSHIP, *GENERAL OFFICERS, *BIOGRAPHIES, *INTERVIEWING, ATTITUDES(PSYCHOLOGY), CAREERS.

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE