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Title Ernest Chaplin
Object Name Digital Audio Recording
Scope & Content Chaplin, Ernest
Photos # 1 Ernest Chaplin and Gerhardt Thamm 7/21/06
2 Ernest Chaplin and Robert Hamer 7/21/06
3 Gerhardt Thamm and Ernest Chaplin 7/21/06
4 Ernest Chaplin and Gerhardt Thamm 7/21/06
5 Shoulder Patch 38th inf.div.
6 Newspaper clipping - Lt Ernest Chaplin decorated
7 All Ernest Chaplin's brothers - top row left to right
Col. Sax, Lt George, Maj. P.R. (Pie), Pvt Frank,
Second row left to right - Lt. Robert, Seaman Joe,
Seaman Charles, Rev. Paul.
8 George & Ernest Chaplin in Manila P.I.
9 Capt & myself (Ernest)
10 CMTC Ft Bragg 1937 - Ernest in center
11 Ernest & Frank in 1942 in Raleigh NC (Joe's home)
Ernest was at Ft Bragg
12 Ernest at Camp Buna New Guinea 1944 - on the
way to the Phillipines
Biographical Data Form
Catalog Number 2006.VHP.001
Collection AIinerans Oral History Project
Accession number 2006.VHP.001
Interview date 2006-07-21
Interview place Atlantic Coast Federal Bank, Fernandina Beach, FL
Interviewer Robert Hamer and Gerhardt Thamm
Length of Interview 37:46
Narrator's name Ernest W. Chaplin, Sr.
Number of images 12
People Chaplin, Ernest Wilson
Thamm, Gerhardt
Hamer, Robert
Recording media Digital Recording
Search Terms Hawaii
Atlantic Pacific Theater Ribbon
Phillipines Liberation Ribbon
Bronze Star
Pacific Theater
Fort Bragg
Cyclone Division
Fort Sill
Batan
Friendly Fire
Clark Field
Battery Commander
West Point
DDT
Manilla
Atomic Bomb
New Guinea
US Army
World War II
Ernest Wilson Chaplin
Subjects Hawaii
New Guinea
Atlantic Pacific Theater Ribbon
Phillipines Liberation Ribbon
Bronze Star
Pacific Theatre
Fort Bragg
Cyclone Division
Fort Sill
Batan
Friendly Fire
Clark Field
Battery Commander
West Point
DDT
Manilla
Atomic Bomb
US Army
World War II
Ernest Wilson Chaplin
Audio Recording Click Here to play the Oral History Recording.
Classification War
Military