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Box 79

 Container

Contains 21 Results:

Edwin Nordquist oral history, 1997 December 17

 File — Box: 79, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 5 File 1577
Scope and Contents

Materials contain the transcription of an audio recording of Edwin C. Nordquist as he describes his life in the U.S. Army during World War II. The experiences he describes are mainly about serving with the General Engineering District rebuilding Manila. Dated December 17, 1997.

Dates: 1997 December 17

Kenneth Goodrich papers, 1941-1945, approximately 2000

 File — Box: 79, Folder: 14
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 5 File 1583
Scope and Contents Materials contain a brief military history of Kenneth Goodrich regarding his service in the U.S. Army during World War II in the black engineer battalion. Also contains a letter to Goodrich's mother written by James Blok, an Army Chaplain that was influenced by Goodrich. Includes photocopied photographs and a program of a Latter-day Saint servicemen's conference and a photograph of Goodrich. Contains a photocopied newspaper, the Saipan Beacon, with the headline being "Russia Declares War on...
Dates: 1941-1945; approximately 2000

Dorothy Elizabeth Green papers, 1943-1981

 File — Box: 79, Folder: 12
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 1 File 1581
Scope and Contents

Materials contain photocopied letters, Japanese currency, photographs, and newspaper clippings from Dorothy Green's time serving in the U.S. Army in the Women's Army Corps during World War II. The newspaper clippings focus on Green being the first woman Warrant Officer. File also includes photocopied photographs and a program of Green's funeral and graveside. Dated 1943-1981.

Dates: 1943-1981

John Stradling book, 1990

 File — Box: 79, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 7 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 5 File 1573
Scope and Contents note

Materials contain a book entitled "Johnny" compiled by John Stradling's mother, Harriet J. Stradling. The compilation is of letters that John wrote while serving in the U.S Army during World War II. The book also contains several photographs of John. Dated 1990.

Dates: 1990

Jesse Lawrence Davis papers, 1941-1949, 1998

 File — Box: 79, Folder: 18
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 7 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 5 File 1587
Scope and Contents note

Materials contain the transcription to an audio recording of Jesse Lawrence Davis giving his military experiences serving in the U.S. Army during World War II. Contains photocopies certificates of various awards: Silver Star, Purple Heart, Commendation medal, Distinguished Service Cross. Included are photocopied photographs of Davis in uniform and of Davis later on in life. Dated 1941-1949, 1998.

Dates: 1941-1949; 1998

Charles Swenson papers, 1944-1946, 2000

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 4 File 1883
Scope and Contents Materials include papers of Charles Swenson regarding his service as a clerk in the 10th Army Headquarters of the U.S. Army during World War II and a Latter-day Saint conference in Okinawa. File contains copies of newspaper clippings from the church news, a photograph, a letter, and a program. Also included are two handwritten letters from Swenson to creators of the Saints at War project relating a few experiences and feelings from the war. Relates a story of the taking of an island in the...
Dates: 1944-1946; 2000

James Demos history, 2003 May 29

 File — Box: 79, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 2 File 1574
Scope and Contents

Materials contain the personal history of James Demos describing his experiences as radio operator in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. Dated May 29, 2003.

Dates: 2003 May 29

Cecil Hansen history, 2003 December 2

 File — Box: 79, Folder: 15
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 8 File 1584
Scope and Contents note

Materials contain the military history of Cecil Hansen describing his experiences as an U.S. Army Air Corps pilot during the World War II serving in the China-India-Burma Theater. The history includes specific wartime experiences, written flashbacks, and emergency situation Hansen faced. Dated December 2, 2003.

Dates: 2003 December 2

Anthony Pendleton history and photographs, 2003, 1943-1946

 File — Box: 79, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 4 File 1571
Scope and Contents note

Materials contain a brief history of Anthony Pendleton detailing his service in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Also contains two photocopied photographs of Anthony Pendleton while serving. Dated 1943-1946, 2003.

Dates: 2003; 1943-1946

Glenn Jensen photographs, 1942-1945

 File — Box: 79, Folder: 16
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 4 File 1585
Scope and Contents note

Materials contain two photocopied photographs of Glenn Jensen in uniform and Glenn Jensen in a group photograph with his crew. Dated 1942-1945.

Dates: 1942-1945