Baumer, Edward F.

Edward F. Baumer

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Oral History Session #1
Date:
August 16, 2007
Place:
Coronado, California
Interviewer:
Shaun Illingworth
Transcript Production Team:
Domingo Duarte
Jeffery Chang
Shaun Illingworth
Edward F. Baumer
Sandra Stewart Holyoak

Recommended Citation:
Baumer, Edward F. Oral History Interview, August 16, 2007, by Shaun Illingworth, Page #, Rutgers Oral History Archives. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).

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Description:
BG Baumer served as a US Army officer at Fort Benning and in the G-1 Section of the Pentagon during World War II. During the war, he served under General Omar Bradley, developed a device that revolutionized the military's records-keeping system and served as military consultant on a Frank Capra war film. He also had a distinguished career in the US Army Reserves during the Cold War.