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[Interview with Frank Turner, Armed Forces at UBC Project, Part I] Specht, Allen


1. Family background. Education. UBC life in the 1930s. Views international affairs. Attitude to C.O.T.C. in peace time. Enlists navy 1941. Sea experience. Reasons for preferring navy over other services. Alumni secretary 1946-1954. Became C.O. U.N.T.D.
2. Post war uncertainty. Composition of U.N.T.D. Story of the gun room. Annual balls. Changes in training. Ex-naval officers in U.N.T.D. Success of U.N.T.D. Transcript available.

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