H. Randolph Holder family papers


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Collection Details

Collection Dates: 1983 – 1999
Scope and Content Note: Includes WUGA Voice of the Georgia Bulldogs, coverage of the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster, and Oflag 64.
 
Biographical Note: Howard Randolph Holder (1916-2002) was born in Moline, Illinois to James William and Charlotte Brega Holder. He served in World War II in Co. E, 1st Armored Regiment, 1st Armored Division. He was captured February 15, 1943 in North Africa and held in prison camp Oflag 64 (Szubin, Poland) until January 1945. He married Clementi Lacey-Baker of Louisville, Kentucky in 1942 and they had four children. They moved to Athens, Georgia in 1948 where Holder was a radio announcer, news director, and part owner of Clarke Broadcasting Corporation.
Extent: 9 audio cassettes
Extent: Related materials in H. Randolph Holder family papers, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

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