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Early life: family background; education; joins US Air Force and assigned to the Tenth Weather Squadron, 1943.
China Experiences: examples of local Chinese technology; visit to a Chinese university; description of a local village and local agriculture; memories of inflation; participation in a Chinese dinner; the YMCA in Kuming; weather forecasting in Kunming; description of military installations in Kunming and Nanking; forecasting, traveling, living and other activities at Laohokow and other bases, 1944 - 1945; a Maryknoll mission compound in Fukien; response of American service people to Chinese; awareness of corruption in China; scholarship support given graduate students in Amoy University by Nationalist government; the Nationalist livestock experimental farm near Yungan, Fukien.
Midwest China Center
YMCA, Kunming, Maryknoll Mission, Fukien, Amoy University
Cavert, H Mead, "Midwest China Oral History and Archives Collection" (1979). China Oral Histories. 13.