Interviewees

Baumer, Edward F.

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.