World War II Veteran Harlan Twible Oral History Interview

U.S. Navy veteran Harlan Twible recounted being a young officer on the USS Indianapolis after it was sunk in shark-infested waters by two… read more

U.S. Navy veteran Harlan Twible recounted being a young officer on the USS Indianapolis after it was sunk in shark-infested waters by two Japanese torpedoes. The crew had just delivered atomic bomb parts to Tinian island for the weapon that would be used on the city of Hiroshima. Surviving crew members - only 317 out of 1,196 -- were not rescued for several days. The National World War II Museum recorded this interview. close

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World War II Veteran Harlan Twible Oral History Interview

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Program ID:
473878-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Sarasota, Florida, United States
First Aired:
Aug 08, 2020 | 10:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Aug 15, 2020 | 8:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Aug 08, 2020 | 10:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 09, 2020 | 4:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 10, 2020 | 2:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 10, 2020 | 8:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 11, 2020 | 1:43am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 11, 2020 | 6:47am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 11, 2020 | 11:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 11, 2020 | 4:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 15, 2020 | 8:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 22, 2020 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO