Biography and family record of Cecil Grant Ash
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Biography and family record of Cecil Grant Ash, 1990 where Ash recounts his experiences growing up in Lehi, Utah from the 1920s to the 1940s. He also discusses his POW experiences, including journal enteries and war poems written in the camps by U.S. soldiers
- Ash, Cecil Grant, 1922-2007 (author, Person)
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Cecil Grant Ash was born in 1922 in Pleasant Grove, Utah. During World War II, he served as a lead bombardier in the 740th Bombardment Squadron. He became a German POW when his plane was shot down in Vienna, Austria in May 1944. While at BYU, he married Zola Rae Law in Dec. of 1946 in the Salt Lake Temple and they had four children together. Ash died in 2007 in Provo, Utah.
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These items were donated to Special Collection in 1997.
LDS scholarship and historiography (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.III, 2007).
- Register of Biography and family record of Cecil Grant Ash
- Lucy Brimhall
- 2013 February 22
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.