Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Civil Engineer, El Paso County Democratic Chairman.
Summary of Interview
Born in Fresno, California; enlisted in the U.S. Army as a private; attended Officer Candidate School and became Capital of Artillery. Memories of childhood and education; WWII memories; service in Australia, the invasion of Luzon, the surrender of Japan; service at Fort Bliss; Meetings with the Tiguas, experiences with tribal leaders of the 1960's; gambling and lawsuits and legal battlers.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
1 hour and 19 minutes
Interview with Tom Diamond by Francisco Hernández, 1998, "Interview no. 928," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.