Accession Number : ADA327382
Title : Executive Summary: Senior Officer Oral History Program Interview of Major General (Retired) Enrique Mendez, Jr.
Descriptive Note : Research rept.,
Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA
Personal Author(s) : Granger, Elder
PDF Url : ADA327382
Report Date : APR 1997
Pagination or Media Count : 49
Abstract : This paper summarizes information provided by Major General (Ret) Enrique Mendez, Jr., during interviews conducted by Lieutenant Colonel (P) Elder Granger in November and December 1996 as part of the U.S. Army Military History Institute Senior Officer Oral History Program. The summary condenses the 241 page interview transcript into three parts: First is a general outline of General Mendez's personal history, covering significant activities and events of his career. The second part offers an overview of General Mendez's views on military medical issues and strategic thought. Finally, the interviewer seeks to capture the human dimension and philosophy of General Mendez's legacy. The transcript of the interviews is in the archives of the U.S. Army Military History Institute, Carlisle, PA 17013-5008.
Descriptors : *MILITARY HISTORY, *ARMY PERSONNEL, *MILITARY MEDICINE, *BIOGRAPHIES, *INTERVIEWING, LEADERSHIP, OFFICER PERSONNEL, ARMY, MILITARY COMMANDERS, GENERAL OFFICERS, MEDICAL PERSONNEL.
Subject Categories : Humanities and History
Military Forces and Organizations
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE