General Terry Allen Project
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Childhood friend of Mary Frances Robinson, wife of General Terry Allen.
Summary of Interview
Discusses family background; relationship of El Paso girls and cavalry officers at Fort Bliss; marriage of Terry and Mary Frances Allen; circumstances of General Allen's removal from command of the Division; the pre-WWII visit of Will Rogers in El Paso; general recollections about General Terry Allen.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
Length of Transcript
Interview with Anita Whelen by Bebe Allen, 1992, "Interview no. 789," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.