Found in 485 Collections and/or Records:
Account of Thomas L. Kane, Elizabeth Wood Kane and two of their sons on a journey through Utah, from Salt Lake to St. George, with Brigham Young and several others. Describes homes where they stayed, polygamy, Mormon customs, dealings with the Indians, describes different people, and landscape. Dated approximately 1872-1874
Continuation of account of Thomas L. Kane, Elizabeth Wood Kane and two of their sons on a journey through Utah. Dated approximately 1872-1874.
Materials contain a short memoir detailing A. Keith Brown's military service in the U.S. Army during World War II. Describes the living conditions, weather, combat conditions, and interaction with other servicemen and the natives of Saipan, Okinawa, Guam, and the Philippines. Includes accounts of patrols that Brown participated in wherein he exchanged small arms fire with the Japanese. Dated approximately 1991.
Materials contain papers relating to Aldon B. Crow and his service in the U.S. Navy during World War II aboard the U.S.S. Bosque. Contains Crow's account of his military service, copied military certificates (1946), and photographs (1945). The account discusses his travels to Japan, the Philippines, New Guinea, Guam, Tinian, Saipan, Eniwetok, Ulithi, Russell Islands, and New Caledonia. Dated 1944-1946, approximately 2001.
Materials include memoir and letters regarding Alexander Louis Fife's service in the U.S. Army Infantry during World War II. Describes his experience at the Battle of Okinawa and tells of the horrors of war to the men who serve on the front lines. Collection also includes photocopies of photographs from the period. Dated 1944-2001.
Materials include memoir and photographs relating to Alfred Beeler's service in the U.S. Army during World War II. Describes his participation in the landing of Omaha Beach. Also included is a photo of Beeler in his uniform. Dated approximately 1944, approximately 1980- 1990.
Materials contain a typewritten account of the military service of Alfred ("Al") Kenneth Knutson during World War II. There is also an Instructor article about the Latter-day Saint chapel in Sardinia. Dated before 2000.