Thomas Duncombe Dee II, Ogden, Utah: an interview by Becky B. Lloyd, January 7, 2006: Saving the legacy tape no. 751

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Title Thomas Duncombe Dee II, Ogden, Utah: an interview by Becky B. Lloyd, January 7, 2006: Saving the legacy tape no. 751
Alternative Title Thomas Duncombe Dee II, Saving the legacy: an oral history of Utah's World War II veterans, ACCN 2070, American West Center, University of Utah
Creator Dee, Thomas Duncombe, 1920-2009
Contributor Lloyd, Becky B.; University of Utah. American West Center
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2006-01-07
Date Digital 2015-09-16
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Spatial Coverage Cairo, Egypt; Ogden, Weber County, Utah, United States
Subject Dee, Thomas Duncombe, 1920-2009--Interviews; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American; Veterans--Utah--Biography; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Africa, North--Personal narratives, American
Keywords Army Air Corps; 14th Airways Communications Division; C-60; Plane crashes
Description Transcript (24 pages) of an interview by Becky B. Lloyd with Thomas Duncombe Dee II on January 7, 2006. This is from tape number 751 in the "Saving the Legacy Oral History Project
Collection Number and Name Accn2070, Saving the Legacy oral history project, 2001-2010
Abstract Dee (b. 1920) describes his genealogy and recalls his boyhood in Ogden, Utah. He graduated from Stanford University before enlising in the Army Air Corps in December 1941. After training in Palm Beach, Florida, he was assigned to the 14th Airways Communications Division stationed in Cairo. He discusses his assignment and experiences there, including a detailed account of a C-60 twin-engine transport crash he survived. He was sent back to the states to recover and remained there until the end of the war. 24 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 24 pages
Language eng
Scanning Technician Mazi Rakhsha
Metadata Cataloger Cedar Gonzalez; Anna Neatrour; Ken Rockwell
Conversion Specifications Original scanned with Kirtas 2400 and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed TIFF. PDF generated by Adobe Acrobat Pro X for CONTENTdm display
ARK ark:/87278/s6cr7smr
Topic Personal narratives--American; Veterans; World War (1939-1945); Military operations, Aerial--American
Setname uum_slohp
Date Created 2015-11-19
Date Modified 2015-11-19
ID 1023731
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