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Subject Source: CCLA Browse List Broad Terms

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Biography and obituary of Emma Bailey Gunnell

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341429]
Identifier: MSS 2639
Scope and Contents Typed copies of a one-paragraph biography of Gunnell and of her obituary. Emma B. Gunnell was in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps from 1943 to 1963. She served in field hospitals in Europe and in the Philippines. During the Korean War, she served in Hawaii. Gunnell achieved the rank of major.

Biography of Beverly Rasband Dixon

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341486]
Identifier: MSS 2632
Scope and Contents Typed Biography of Beverly Rasband Dixon. She was born in 1920 in Heber City, Utah, served as a nurse for the United States Navy during World War II, and was stationed at the Oak-knoll Naval Hospital in the Bay Area of California. She married Sheldon Schaerrer Dixon in 1946 and died in 2000.

Biography of Leona Berg Campbell

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341494]
Identifier: MSS 2631
Scope and Contents Typewritten biography of Leona Berg Campbell. She graduated from the L.D.S. Hospital Nursing School in 1923. In 1943, she worked at the Topaz Japanese Relocation Camp outside Delta, Utah. The hospital she worked in was a modern facilty, and she enjoyed her assignment there.

Beth Smith Edvalson interview

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341478]
Identifier: MSS 2633
Scope and Contents Typescript probably taken from an interview. Edvalson talked about her nursing education at the University of Utah starting in 1943. She married Frederick M. Edvalson on 4 July 1945 after she completed her training.

Lillie Jacobs Fitzsimons interviews

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341452]
Identifier: MSS 2635
Scope and Contents Typescript of an interview. Fitzsimons was sent to Australia and New Guinea in 1943. After 18 months, she went to a hospital in the Philippines. She talked about the challenges of nursing in a tropical area. She treated both American soldiers and Japanese captives.

Erma Louise Hirschi Gantenbein interview

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341445]
Identifier: MSS 2636
Scope and Contents Typed copy of an interview. Gantenbein was born in Idaho in 1921, graduated from the L.D.S. Hospital in Idaho Falls, Idaho, in 1942, and served in the United States Army from 1943 to 1946. She served in hospitals in Great Britain and France. She married Earl Gantenbein in 1946.

Edith Maurine Edwards Garrard interview

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341437]
Identifier: MSS 2638
Scope and Contents Typed interview. Garrard was a cadet nurse starting in 1943. She graduated from the LDS Hospital 3 year diploma program in 1946. She never served as a nurse for the military during World War II. She talked about her training and education.

Rosmary Clara Klatt Harms interview

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341411]
Identifier: MSS 2644
Scope and Contents Typed interview dated 9 May 2002. Harms was drafted into the Red Cross in 1940-1 and served in a field hospital in Russia in 1942. In this interview, she talked about her training and the conditions she faced in Russia. She was captured by the Americans at the end of the war and imprisoned with the men until she was recognized as being a woman. She met her husband, George Harms, at that time, and they were married in August of 1947. They later lived in the United States. She joined the...

Wartime experiences : Aug. 1943 to Sept. 1945

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341460]
Identifier: MSS 2634
Scope and Contents Typed copy of an interview. Fife was stationed at Fort George Wright in Spokane, Washington, and was later transferred to Fairmont Army Airforce Base near Fairmont, Nebraska. She talked about her association with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during the war. She married Leland James Fife in 1944.