Barry Zorthian Interview, November 25, 1987
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Barry Zorthian discusses the effectiveness of Tokyo Rose’s World War Two propaganda, which he listened to while serving in the U.S. Marines in the Pacific Theater. He discusses strategies he used as a propaganda specialist during the Vietnam War, such as emphasizing homesickness or loneliness. He discusses the ineffectiveness of propaganda against Americans during World War Two, likely due to their clear objectives and beliefs in the war.
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World War, 1939-1945; Tokyo Rose; Toguri, Iva; Chu Lai program; Krauss, Max; Vietnam War
Veterans Remember "Tokyo Rose" Oral History Project, OH 238, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Zorthian, Barry, "Barry Zorthian Interview, November 25, 1987" (1987). Veterans Remember "Tokyo Rose" Oral History Project. 17.