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Quartermaster Corps Outfitted to Fight: Video Documentation, 8/24/95

Creator:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation
Facilitator:
Vining, Margaret
Speaker:
Heller, Edward L
Anders, Steven
Gregory, Edmund B
Physical description:
0.25 cu. ft.: 2 boxes
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Date:
1995
8/24/95
1940-1950
1990-2000
Summary:
This video history documents the research and development of the Quartermaster Corps during World War II, highlighting materials used to create gear for combat soliders in various terrains and weather conditions. Lt. Col. Edward L. Heller, U.S.A. Ret., discusses the Quartermaster Corps' inventive research and development work in an afternoon panel discussion with fellow veterans and quartermasters Steven Anders and Edmund B Gregory. Discussions focus on their experiences of combining new materials with innovative thinking.
Cite as:
Quartermaster Corps Outfitted to Fight: Video Documentation, 1995,Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Quartermasters
World War, 1939-1945
Armed Forces
Military supplies
Soldiers
Local number:
1997.3158 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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