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Richard Billups: Oakland Army Base Oral History Project

Interviewee(s):
Billups, Richard
Interviewer(s):
Meeker, Martin
Title:
Richard Billups: Oakland Army Base Oral History Project
Abstract:
Richard Billups was born in 1943 and raised in Oregon. After serving in the Navy, Billups became an electrician at the OAB, working as a civilian employee of the Department of Defense. He retired from this position in 1997. In this interview, Billups discussed his work at the base as well as his thoughts on the Vietnam War and changing social relations over the course of his career.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
2007
Project:
Oakland Army Base
Oskicat record:
b17715956
Rights:
Billups, Richard. "Richard Billups: Oakland Army Base Oral History Project." Interview by Martin Meeker in 2007. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2009.