Petty, Bruce M. 1945-

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PETTY, Bruce M. 1945-

PERSONAL:

Born September 15, 1945, in Long Beach, CA; son of L. Bradly (an educator) and Betty (Faris) Petty; married Daniele Lonchamp (a pediatrician), March 19, 1992; children: Anne-Marie, Beatrice, Faris. Ethnicity: "White." Education: University of California—Santa Barbara, B.A., 1972; Cancer Foundation of Santa Barbara, diploma. Hobbies and other interests: Reading, tennis, travel.

ADDRESSES:

Home—c/o Dr. Daniele Lonchamp, S.B. A.H.C., P.O. Box 64399, Riyadh 11536, Saudi Arabia. E-mail—[email protected]

CAREER:

Historian and writer. Formerly worked as a nuclear medicine technologist. Military service: U.S. Naval Reserve, 1962-68, active duty in aviation ordnance, 1964-66.

WRITINGS:

(Compiler) Saipan: Oral Histories of the Pacific War, McFarland and Co. (Jefferson, NC), 2002.

Voices from the Pacific War: Bluejackets Remember, Naval Institute Press (Annapolis, MD), 2003.

WORK IN PROGRESS:

Academy Grads to Ninety-Day Wonders: Naval Officers Remember the Pacific War.

BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:

PERIODICALS

World War II, September, 2002, John McManus, review of Saipan: Oral Histories of the Pacific War.