Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 491 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box 19: Series 4; Series 5; Series 6; Series 7 [Barcode: 31197231005098], Folder: 18
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 1 File 486
Scope and Contents Materials contain papers relating to Blaine H. Johnson's service in U.S. Army's 640th Tank Destroyer Battalion during World War II. Tells how Johnson and his three brothers served in all theaters of the war. Includes photographs of the four brothers in uniform, and another of Blaine Johnson with J. Frank Dalley. Also contains Johnson's account of his war experiences. Describes invasion of Philippines and logistics of moving tanks, and the taking of Luzon city. Dated before 2001.
Dates: before 2001
File — Box 52: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 12 [Barcode: 31197231012854], Folder: 8
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 12 Sub-Series 2 File 1118
Scope and Contents note Material contains an account of an aerial rescue in Vietnam called "Courage in the Sky with Pardo's Push", of which Bob Houghton participated. Includes a photocopied photograph of the two planes, a photocopied photograph of Bob Pardo and Stephen Wayne, and a letter written by William Seegmiller, the author of the account, to Kimberly Lovejoy about the account. Dated 1998.
Dates: Publication: 1998
File — Box 5: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 14 [Barcode: 31197231005437], Folder: 28
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 5 File 131
Scope and Contents Materials contain a brief summary of Boyd Earl Farnsworth's military service in the U.S. Army during World War II from 1943-1945, which included New Guinea and the Philippines. Includes information about Japanese snipers and Farnsworth's struggle with malaria. Dated approximately 2000.
Dates: approximately 2000
File — Box 5: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 14 [Barcode: 31197231005437], Folder: 36
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 5 Sub-Series 3 File 139
Scope and Contents Materials contain a chapter from Bruce Gordon McGregor's personal history entitled "The War Years" discussing his life during the entire war, from his teenage years following the Pearl Harbor attack to his training as an Aviation Cadet. Includes his perspectives as a Latter-day Saint serviceman and details of his naval training. Mentions the monotony, challenges, and advantages of military life. Includes a photocopied photograph of McGregor as a cadet. Dated before 2000.
Dates: before 2000
File — Box 16: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 8 [Barcode: 31197231005064], Folder: 16
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 7 Sub-Series 8 File 424
Scope and Contents note Materials contain a handwritten (faxed) account of Burke A. Thomas regarding his experiences in World War II as a fighter pilot for the Canadian Army that was sent to aid the British Royal Air Force in fighting the Axis powers. Describes the work of his squad bombing and fighting almost exclusively at night, with only five missions during daylight. He recounts how he believed the prayers of his and another pilot's mother gave them added courage. He also speaks of a couple missions dropping food...
Dates: approximately 2001
File — Box 6: [Barcode: 31197233294617], Folder: 17
Identifier: Vault MSS 790
File — Box 6: [Barcode: 31197233294617], Folder: 18
Identifier: Vault MSS 790
File — Box 39: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 16 [Barcode: 31197231005296], Folder: 3
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 7 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 2 File 870
Scope and Contents note Material contains an account written by Byron E. Nelson regarding his service in the US Army during World War II from 1939-1945. He describes training in the United States and England, participating in the Normandy invasion, and other battles as his unit moved through Belgium, Holland, and Germany. Includes copied military documents, letters, photographs, and maps. Dated 1943-1946, 1995.
Dates: 1943-1946; 1995
File — Box 18: Series 6; Series 7; Series 14; Series 8 [Barcode: 31197231005080], Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 8 File 460
Scope and Contents note Materials contain papers relating to C. Melvin Graham's service in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II from 1942-1945. Contains photographs and an account by Graham describing his military experiences. Account includes copies of maps, certificates, photographs, and newspaper articles. Account discusses a conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints held in China in 1945, and includes discussions and photographs of the aircraft used by the 14th Air Force. Dated...
Dates: 2002; 1942-1945
Calculations by T. L. K. for J. K. K’s expenses at Rensselaer in 1850 with estimates for the future, 1850
Item — Box 13: Series 2 [Barcode: 31197232550753], Folder: 6
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 2 Sub-Series 6 Item 5
Scope and Contents “Calculations" by Thomas L. Kane for John K. Kane's expenses at Rensselaer in 1850 with estimates for the future. Shows the cost of living at that time. Dated approximately 1850.
Dates: Majority of material found in 1850