Rutgers Oral History Archives

The # 15 Oral History Website in the World

Home Interviewees Alexander, II, Walter G.

Alexander, II, Walter G.

Walter G. Alexander, IIdonors small

alexander walter rc43

Oral History Session #1
Date:
November 6, 2009
Place:
South Orange, New Jersey
Interviewers:
Sandra Stewart Holyoak
Catherine Dzendzera
Transcript Production Team:
Domingo Duarte
Sarah Thomson
Walter G. Alexander, II
Shaun Illingworth

Recommended Citation:
Alexander, II, Walter G. Oral History Interview, November 6, 2009, by Sandra Stewart Holyoak and Catherine Dzendzera, Page #, Rutgers Oral History Archives. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).
 
Permission to quote from this transcript must be obtained from the Rutgers Oral History Archives. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Description:
Dr. Alexander, a Tuskegee Airman, graduated from Rutgers with a degree in mechanical engineering, then, went to work for Douglas Aircraft as a draftsman in California. He enlisted in the USAAF in 1944 and trained at Keesler and Tuskegee Army Airbases as a fighter pilot. World War II ended before he was deployed. He later attended Howard University's dental school and became a distinguished dentist in New Jersey.  

See Also:
Rutgers Today (January 2012)
 

Rutgers Oral History Archives

A Rutgers History Department Affliated Center 


This website and all content

Copyright © 2016 ROHA

 

Contact Us

Rutgers Academic Building
15 Seminary Place
West Wing, Room 6105

New Brunswick, NJ 08901


848-932-0454
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.