Item 185 - Ross, Norman H.: my Army recollections

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Ross, Norman H.: my Army recollections

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  • July 20, 1979 (Creation)
    Main, Chris D.

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8 sound recordings (MP3)

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Item is part of the Reginald H. Roy collection of interviews.

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Item is an interview/narrative of Norman H. Ross' experiences during World War II. Major-General Ross served with the Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada. Interview took place on July 20 and August 16, 1979.

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Digital sound recording in .wav format at 16 bits and 44 kHz. In .mp3 format at 56 kbps and 32 kHz.

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Two original sound tape reels (ca. 296 min.) : 1 7/8 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 4 sound cassette copies : standard, mono. in Special Collections.

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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.

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Contact UVic Special Collections for permission if using for other than research purposes:

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The interview and summary can be accessed though the UVic Libraries' site:

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Special Collections holds additional interviews with Maj.-Gen. Ross.

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Interview #SC104_RNH_185


Transferred from audio reel to audio cassette between 1987-1997. Interview migrated to digital format for UVic Special Collections in 2009. Digitized by KG and JF, technical and cataloguing metadata provided by JF and JP.

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Record added by JF, October 16, 2019.

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