Eugene Elliott ROTC Award Acceptance Speech

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Eugene Elliott ROTC Award Acceptance Speech

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Eugene Elliott served as Eastern Michigan University President, 1949-1965. This recording captures Elliott on the eve of retirement, accepting an award for outstanding performance from ROTC of EMU. Elliott discusses the importance of the ROTC program, and the great responsibility attached to military might. The recording, captured out of doors, is very windy at times.

Speech Date

Spring 1965

Keywords

Eugene Elliott, ROTC, United States Armed Services, Armed Forces Week

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Permission to Use - Permission to quote from this speech should be requested from the University Archives ( lib_archives@emich.edu).​

Eugene Elliott ROTC Award Acceptance Speech

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