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Peter Joubert interviewed by Neil Bennetts [sound recording]
Bib ID 2680496
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Joubert, P. N. (Peter Numa), 1924-2015, Interviewee
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1977 Jan. 9 
1 audiotape reel (ca. 82 min.) : mono. ; 5 in. 
Summary

Peter Joubert, Professor in Mechanical Engineering at Melbourne University and part-time yacht designer, speaks about the Joubert family background in France and Australia; his childhood in Manly and Vaucluse; studying at Sydney Technical College; serving as a fighter pilot in the RAAF, in the Pacific, during World War II; sailing and building boats; and studying engineering at Sydney University.

Notes

Recorded in Mosman, New South Wales on 9 January 1977.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-193945667

Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript (typescript, 26 leaves) and timed summary available. 
Subjects Joubert, P. N. (Peter Numa), 1924-2015 -- Interviews.  |  Fighter pilots -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Mechanical engineers -- Australia -- Interviews.
Other authors/contributors Bennetts, Neil, 1943-2011, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 391/31 (transcript)
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ORAL TRC 391/31 (summary)
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