Dale L. Walker
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Military critic and historian. Born in Catskill, New York, on July 18, 1900; sports and city editor for the "El Paso Herald" from'1923 to 1927; commanding Major to Brigadier General, U. S. Army, 1942-1952; war correspondent; chief editorial writer for "Detroit News", 1927-1962; syndicated columnist for the "Washington Post" and the "Los Angeles Times"; veteran of five wars.
Summary of Interview
Viet Nam; discussion of his military career; books he has written on military matters; political and military leaders he has known.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
2 ¼ hours
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Olga M. Quintana
Interview with S. L. A. Marshall by Dale L. Walker, 1972, "Interview no. 11," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.