Alfred Robert Matern, February 16, 2004, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Frances Merrill

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Title Alfred Robert Matern, February 16, 2004, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Frances Merrill
Alternative Title Alfred Robert Matern, Saving the legacy: an oral history of Utah's World War II veterans, ACCN 2070, American West Center, University of Utah
Creator Matern, Alfred Robert, 1923-
Contributor Merrill, Frances; University of Utah. American West Center
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2004-02-16
Date Digital 2015-12-16
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Spatial Coverage England, United Kingdom; France
Subject Matern, Alfred Robert, 1923- --Interviews; Veterans--United States--Biography; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American; World War, 1939-1945--Military operations, American; Chemical warfare--United States--History--20th century
Description Transcript (22 pages) of an interview by Frances Merrill with Alfred Robert Matern on February 16, 2004. Part of the "Saving the Legacy" Oral History Project
Collection Number and Name Accn2070, Saving the Legacy oral history project, 2001-2010
Abstract Matern (b. 1923) was drafted into the army in May 1943 and attended basic training at Camp Callan. He was stationed at Twyford, England, and later served at Bretel Friara Creamery in France. He received the bronze star prior to his discharge in July 1945. Interviewed by Frances Merrill. 22 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 22 pages
Language eng
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/s6sr12h5
Topic Personal narratives--American; Veterans; World War (1939-1945); Chemical warfare
Setname uum_slohp
Date Created 2016-04-01
Date Modified 2016-04-01
ID 1029621
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