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Albert Winkler interview with J. Murray Rawson

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2779

Scope and Contents

Typescript of an interview taken from the included cassette tape. Albert Winkler interviewed Rawson on 14 Oct. 1999 at his home in Orem, Utah, for the office of Special Collections at Brigham Young University. Rawson tells about his experiences during the battle of Iwo Jima. He says that his faith in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was essential to his survival.


  • 1999


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Interview must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical note

Rawson was a United States Marine during World War II, and he served in the battle of Iwo Jima.


2 folders (0.10 linear ft.) : 35 p.

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Custodial History

This item is an interview with J. Murray Rawson.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

J. Murray Rawson, 664 S. 500 E. Orem, Utah (801) 225-1865.


Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).

Register of Albert Winkler interview with J. Murray Rawson
Benjamin Sipes
2011 May 12
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Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States