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Carl DeVon Larsen biography and photograph

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3100

Scope and Contents

Biography and photograph of DeVon Carl Larsen.


  • approximately 1960-1970


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 Carl DeVon Larsen biography and photograph must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical note

DeVon Carl Larsen (1922-1983) flew seventeen combat missions over Germany and occupied Europe during WWII. His B17 airplane was shot down by a German fighter plane on his 17th mission. He was captured by German troops and spent the balance of the war in a German POW camp. After the war he stayed in the USAF and retired after twenty years of service.


3 folders (0.12 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Donated by Virginia Dickert.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Virginia Dickert.


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 Carl DeVon Larsen biography and photograph
Benjamin Sipes
2011 June 28
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
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