Clyde Robinson joined the U.S. Navy on December 13, 1943. After completion of basic training, he was assigned to the Lookout Division on the Battleship Wisconsin. In June of 1944 he was deployed to the Pacific.
The USS Wisconsin was involved in numerous battles in the Pacific Theater, including the invasion the Philippines and the battle for Okinawa. For his role in these battles, Robinson received five battle stars. He was discharged from the Navy in December of 1945.
Transcript Number 036
Title: Clyde Robinson: Remembering World War II
Interviewee: Clyde M. Robinson
Interviewer: Stephen Heffner
Date of Interview: June 20, 2000
Location of Interview: Barbee Branch Library, Oak Island, N.C.
Description: 1 VHS Cassette Tape (c. min.) sd., col.
Documentation: 1 Typed Transcript
Series: World War II Veteranís Oral History Preservation Project
Series: Voices Of Experience