Oral History Session #1
Date:January 13, 2001
Place:Syracuse, New York
Interviewer:Kathryn H. Tracy
Transcript Production Team:Kathryn H. Tracy
Charles S. Tracy, Sr.
Sandra Stewart Holyoak
Tracy, Sr., Charles S. Oral History Interview, January 13, 2001, by Kathryn H. Tracy, Page #, Rutgers Oral History Archives. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).
Description:Col. Tracy served in the Marine Corps as a transport quartermaster on the staff of Gen. Holland M. "Howlin' Mad" Smith during World War II, during which time he participated in the amphibious assaults of the Central Pacific Campaign. A graduate of Cornell, Col. Tracy enjoyed a career at Standard Oil Company, engaged in local politics and stayed in the Marine Corps Reserve until 1971.