Oral History Interview with Leon P. Sell, June 13, 1976

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Interview with Leon P. Sell, United States Army veteran from Wallis, Texas. This interview contains his experiences with the 25th Medical Battalion at Schofield Barracks during the Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. He discusses being a first sergeant of D Company, 25th Medical Battalion and only being 18 at the time of the attack.

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64 p. ; 28 cm.

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Marcello, Ronald E. & Sell, Leon P., Sr. June 13, 1976.

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Interview with Leon P. Sell, United States Army veteran from Wallis, Texas. This interview contains his experiences with the 25th Medical Battalion at Schofield Barracks during the Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. He discusses being a first sergeant of D Company, 25th Medical Battalion and only being 18 at the time of the attack.

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64 p. ; 28 cm.

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UNT Oral Histories

The UNT Oral History Collection in the UNT Digital Library contains a selection of oral history transcripts covering World War II, politics, community activism, desegregation, recollections of life in Texas, and more. Access to these items is restricted to the UNT community.

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  • June 13, 1976

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  • February 23, 1920 - June 13, 1976

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  • Aug. 31, 2012, 9:48 p.m.

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Marcello, Ronald E. & Sell, Leon P., Sr. Oral History Interview with Leon P. Sell, June 13, 1976, book, June 13, 1976; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc98988/: accessed November 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Oral History Program.