World War II
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Born in El Paso, Texas, 1920; attended Aoy Elementary School, Bowie Junior High School, Bowie High School; worked in the Immigration Department as Clerk before World War II; worked as a translator in the Censorship Department during World War II.
Summary of Interview
Recalls early childhood in El Paso; schools attended; work in the Immigration Office; work as a translator in the Censorship Department; entertainment after work; recounts attitude of neighborhood toward war; overall feelings about the War.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
Length of Transcript
Interview with Rosa Martínez by Javier Salgado, 1983, "Interview no. 802," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.