World War II
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Master Sergeant, Retired, stationed at Fort Bliss, 1940-1941.
Summary of Interview
Part of WWII El Paso Homefront Project; remembers joining Illinois National Guard; active duty at Fort Bliss; training; activity at Fort Bliss after bombing of Pearl Harbor; overseas duty.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
1 hour and 30 minutes
Interview with Roger S. McCabe by Mike Schmidt, 1993, "Interview no. 883," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.