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William Bradford Huie

William Bradford Huie, American author. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Huie, William Bradford was born on November 13, 1910 in Hartselle, Alabama, United States. Son of John Bradford and Margaret Lois (Brindley) Huie.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Alabama, 1930.

    Works

    • Mud on The Stars (Library Alabama Classics)
    • Drawing on his own boyhood, Huie gives the reader an account of rural life and race relations in the Tennessee Valley in the early years of the 19th century, including a picture of college life at The University of Alabama during the Great Depression.
    • The Execution of Private Slovik
    • In August 1944, a drab convoy of raw recruits destined to join the 28th Division lumbered along a windy French road strewn with dead animals, shattered bodies, and burning equipment.

    Membership

    Member Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Ruth Puckett, October 27, 1934 (deceased). Married Martha Hunt Robertson, July 16, 1977.
    William Bradford Huie
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    Born November 13, 1910
    Died November 20, 1986
    (aged 76)
    • 1930
      University Alabama