William Sackett, February 23, 2004, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Frances Merrill

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Title William Sackett, February 23, 2004, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Frances Merrill
Alternative Title William Sackett, Saving the legacy: an oral history of Utah's World War II veterans, ACCN 2070, American West Center, University of Utah
Creator Sackett, William, 1922-2009
Contributor Merrill, Frances; University of Utah. American West Center
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2004-02-23
Date Digital 2015-12-16
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Subject Sackett, William, 1922-2009--Interviews; Veterans--United States--Biography; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Area--Personal narratives, American; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations--Submarine; United States. Navy--Submarine forces; Submariners--Biography
Keywords Submarines
Description Transcript (20 pages) of an interview by Frances Merrill with William Sackett on February 23, 2004. Part of the "Saving the Legacy" Oral History Project
Collection Number and Name Accn2070, Saving the Legacy oral history project, 2001-2010
Abstract Sackett (b. 1922) was drafted into the Navy and attended basic training at Camp Bennion. He received further training in San Diego, Key West, Newport, and on Long Island. He was assigned as a torpedoman 3rd class to the USS Cart, and spent most of his time on lookout. Interviewed by Frances Merrill. 20 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 20 pages
Language eng
Rights http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/CNE/1.0/
Scanning Technician Mazi Rakhsha
Metadata Cataloger Matt Brunsvik; Jeremy Myntti; 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/s6n038mx
Topic Personal narratives--American; Veterans; World War (1939-1945); Military operations, Naval--Submarine--American
Setname uum_slohp
Date Created 2016-04-01
Date Modified 2016-04-01
ID 1026869
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6n038mx
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