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Burch, Walter Chester: my Navy recollections
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- Sound recording
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CA UVICARCH SC104-XXIII-021
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May 25, 1978 (Creation)
- Main, Chris D.
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4 sound recordings (MP3)
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Item is part of the Reginald H. Roy collection of interviews.
Scope and content
Item is an interview/narrative of Walter Chester Burch's experiences during World War II. Chief Petty Officer Burch served with the Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve. Interview took place on May 25 and June 1, 1978.
Digital sound recording in .wav format at 16 bits and 22 kHz. In .mp3 format at 64 kbps and 22 kHz.
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Location of originals
One original sound tape reel (ca. 120 min.) : 1 7/8 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 2 sound cassette copies : standard, mono. in Special Collections.
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Restrictions on access
This interview has been posted with the understanding that it may be used for research purposes only. Should the interviewee or their heirs have any objections to this interview being accessible on the Internet, it will be removed promptly.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Contact UVic Special Collections for permission if using for other than research purposes: firstname.lastname@example.org
Generated finding aid
The interview and summary can be accessed though the UVic Libraries' site: http://contentdm.library.uvic.ca:80/cdm/ref/collection/collection13/id/127
Transferred from audio reel to audio cassette between 1987-1997. Interview migrated to digital format for UVic Special Collections in 2007. Digitized by AN, technical and cataloguing metadata provided by JF and JP.
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- Burch, Walter Chester, 1911-2005 (Subject)
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Record added by JF, October 16, 2019.