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World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Personal narratives

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 116 Collections and/or Records:

135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron photograph album

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2956
Overview 355 personal photographs taken by members of the 35th photo reconnaissance squadron, 272 mounted on cardstock, 82 loose; 1 binder made from aluminum from an aircraft used by the squadron, the binder contains a yellowing photograph fixed in the spine with scotch tape; 2-page personal written history and poem by creator.

John Hortt Adams personal history

 File — Folder 1: [31197230328939]
Identifier: MSS SC 2986
Scope and Contents Narrative and photographic images concerning his childhood in Kanab, Utah; attendance at Brigham Young University; living in Hollywood, California; service in the U.S. Navy during World War II; marriage; travels; church service, including a Latter-day Saint mission to Seattle, Washington, 1989-1990; owning and running Grandview Miniature Golf Course in Provo, Utah; and working as accountant at BYU Financial Services. Also contains significant information about his family, including an...

Wylma J. Callahan Ade autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341197]
Identifier: MSS 2610
Scope and Contents Typewritten autobiography. Ade was born in Iowa in 1920. She served as a nurse in the United States military from 1942 to 1946. She served on the island of Espirutu Santo in the New Hebrides and in other areas as well. She also writes about her conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Ade worked for many years as a public health nurse and retired in 1979.

Edwin J. Allen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2283
Overview This collection consists of the personal papers of Edwin John Allen, Jr. The contents pertain to his service as a missionary in Japan, as well as a naval officer. Also included are some papers and personal affects of his son, Thomas Allen.

Lola Prestwich Lamoreaux autobiography

 Item — Folder 1
Identifier: MSS 2685
Scope and Contents Typewritten autobiography. Lamoreaux attended the Dr. W. H. Grove Latter Day Saint Hospital School of Nursing in Salt Lake City, Utah, and joined the U.S. Army on 1 Dec. 1944. She writes about her training and various assignments in the army. She married Donald C. Lamaroeaux in 1948.

Ben Bahlmann interview with Albert Conta

 File — Folder 1: [31197230348416]
Identifier: MSS 3026
Scope and Contents Typescript of an interview conducted by Ben Bahlmann on 7 March 1999. The audiocassettes from which the transcription was made were retained by Bahlmann. Conta talks about his training in the Army Air Corps during World War II, his service as a pilot on a B-17 bomber that flew out of England, and his combat missions over Europe.

Ben Bahlmann interview with Carl H. Egan

 File — Folder 1: [31197230348382]
Identifier: MSS 3023
Scope and Contents Typescript of an interview conducted by Ben Bahlmann on 14 Feb. 1999 in Bountiful, Utah. The audiocassettes from which the interview was transcribed were retained by Bahlmann. Egan talks about his experiences in the Army Air Corps during World War II. He trained as a pilot and was sent to England. He flew 62 combat missions over Europe in a P-38 Lightning aircraft.

Ben Bahlmann interview with Courtney R. Daniels

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197224373552]
Identifier: MSS 3013
Scope and Contents Typescript of an interview conducted by Ben Bahlmann on 17 Jan. 1999 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Bahlmann retained the audiocassettes from which the typescript was made. Daniels joined the military shortly after the attack on Pearl Harbor. He was made a pilot and flew combat missions from England over other parts of Europe. He also dropped food for the hungry people of Holland.

Ben Bahlmann interview with Dale McCrory

 File — Folder 1: [31197224373206]
Identifier: MSS 3040
Scope and Contents Typescript of an interview conducted by Ben Bahlmann on 6 Feb. 2000. The audiocassettes, from which the transcript was made, were retained by Bahlmann. McCrory talks about his early life in Iowa and his move to California. He joined the United States Army and served in the Air Corps as a pilot for B-17 bombers and P-51 fighters. He flew combat missions from England over Germany and other areas of Europe.

Ben Bahlmann interview with Dan C. Dufphey

 File — Folder 1: [31197230348531]
Identifier: MSS 3024
Scope and Contents Typescript of an interview conducted by Ben Bahlmann on 19 Feb. 2000 in Salt Lake City, Utah. The audiocassettes from which the transcription was made were retained by Bahlmann. Dufphey talks about his service as a gunner for the Army Air Corps on B-24 and B-17 aircraft. He flew combat missions from England over Europe during World War II.