World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Personal narratives
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 115 Collections and/or Records:
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.
Dates: approximately 1940-1949
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 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...
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 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.
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.
Dates: approximately 1912-1945
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.
Dates: approximately 2000
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 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.
Dates: 1999 March 7
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 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.
Dates: 1999 February 14
Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 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.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 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.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 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.
Dates: 2000 February 19