The greatest of the greatest generation are not found in Tom Brokaw's book, The Greatest Generation. Overlooked in most schools, the most successful program undertaken during President Franklin Roosevelt's qNew Deal, q the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), is largely ignored. Although Gold Medal CCC Company 1538: A Documentary follows a single company from its birth in conditioning camp until its premature demise, it is also a qtext bookq history of the CCC and the significant role the Army played in it.Mission: to set up part of an outer anti-aircraft defense for the Panama Canal and perimeter anti aircraft defense for ... He then transferred to another section that laid telephone wires, and he drove a jeep. ... In retirement he has enjoyed summer travel in a travel trailer, camping, and gardening. ... Photo taken May 23, 1998.
|Title||:||Gold Medal CCC Company 1538|
|Author||:||Kathy Mays Smith|
|Publisher||:||Turner Publishing Company - 2001|