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Oral history interview with Lee Allen

Identifier: MSS SC 3162
Scope and Contents Transcript and audiocassette recording of an interview with veteran Lee Allen conducted by Mark D. Bell for the Ray Hillam project, dated approximately 1985. Allen went to Vietnam in 1962 and was never wounded. He discusses how he had little difficulty with killing because the enemy was brutal and murdered religious leaders and teachers. He says that the United States press did a poor job in reporting the war. It failed to note how brutal the enemy was, and it wrongly indicated that the war...
Dates: approximately 1985

Merian C. Cooper correspondence and interview

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2024
Scope and Contents

Includes photocopies of correspondence between Behlmer, Merian C. Cooper, and others. Also includes recording and transcript of interview recorded by Behlmer with Cooper in 1965 concerning Cooper's service in World War I and the Russo-Polish War (1919-1920); and his films with Ernest B. Schoedsack: "Grass" and "Chang." Some correspondence relates to David O. Selznick and the film, "King Kong."

Dates: 1929-1972

G. C. Richard and Lois B. Galloway oral histories and transcript

Identifier: MSS 8954
Scope and Contents

Contains oral histories of G. C. Richard Galloway and Lois B. Galloway on cassette tape, CD, and transcript. The histories cover 1918-1945 and discuss their childhoods in Idaho and experiences during World War II, with some brief biographical information.

Dates: 2002; 2016

Don E. Norton interviews with veterans

Identifier: MSS 9148
Scope and Contents

Includes interviews with veterans conducted by Don E. Norton and recorded on cassette tapes and optical discs. Also selected transcripts and bound histories. Interviews include Latter-day Saint veterans who served in World War II or other U.S.-involved wars. Interviews include war experiences and biographies. Don E. Norton, the interviewer, is a retired English professor in Utah and is involved in oral history work. Dated approximately 1944-2017.

Dates: approximately 1944-2017

Oral history interview with Ephraim Hatch

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6688

An oral history acquired through interviews given by Brad Westwood during 2008. Pictures were added by Ephraim Hatch.

Dates: 2008

Oral history interview with Wayne A. Warr

Identifier: MSS SC 3192
Scope and Contents A typescript and two audiocassette recordings of an interview with Wayne A. Warr conducted by Scott M. Fellows on February 14, 1985, for the Ray Hillam war project. Warr served in the United States Army and was sent to Vietnam in 1965 as a radio operator. He was in Vietnam for three months in 1965 and returned in 1967 as a platoon sergeant. He tells about his daily routines, experiences when ambushed, and difficulty distinguishing the enemy. States the North Vietnamese were well trained,...
Dates: 1985 February 14