Grant J. Harris, Spanish Fork, Utah: an interview by Benjamin Bahlmann, January 26, 2001: Saving the Legacy tape nos. 521, 522 & 523

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Title Grant J. Harris, Spanish Fork, Utah: an interview by Benjamin Bahlmann, January 26, 2001: Saving the Legacy tape nos. 521, 522 & 523
Alternative Title Grant J. Harris, Saving the legacy: an oral history of Utah's World War II veterans, ACCN 2070, American West Center, University of Utah
Creator Harris, Grant J., 1922-2013
Contributor University of Utah. American West Center; Bahlmann, Benjamin J.
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2001-01-26
Date Digital 2015-12-16
Access Rights I acknowledge and agree that all information I obtain as a result of accessing any oral history provided by the University of Utah's Marriott Library shall be used only for historical or scholarly or academic research purposes, and not for commercial purposes. I understand that any other use of the materials is not authorized by the University of Utah and may exceed the scope of permission granted to the University of Utah by the interviewer or interviewee. I may request permission for other uses, in writing to Special Collections at the Marriott Library, which the University of Utah may choose grant, in its sole discretion. I agree to defend, indemnify and hold the University of Utah and its Marriott Library harmless for and against any actions or claims that relate to my improper use of materials provided by the University of Utah.
Spatial Coverage Hawaii; Ulithi, Caroline Islands; Okinawa, Japan; Japan
Subject Harris, Grant J., 1922-2013--Interviews; Veterans--Utah--Biography; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Area--Personal narratives, American; Bomber pilots--Biography
Description Transcript (104 pages) of an interview by Benjamin Bahlmann with George W. Jenkins on January 26, 2001. From tape numbers 521, 522, and 523 in the "Saving the Legacy" Oral History Project
Collection Number and Name Accn2070, Saving the Legacy oral history project, 2001-2010
Abstract Harris (b. 1922) discusses his childhood, family life, and schooling in Utah. He enlisted in the Navy in January 1942 and was assigned to the V5 flight program associated with the College of Eastern Utah. After additional flight training at Los Alamitos, Corpus Christie, and Cape May, he took carrier landing training and was assigned to the USS Essex VBF-83 Fighter Group. Haris describes combat duties and flights in detail. Interviewed by Benjamin Bahlmann. 104 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 104 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/s6sb67t1
Topic Personal narratives--American; Veterans; World War (1939-1945); Military operations, Naval--American; Military operations, Aerial--American; Bomber pilots
Setname uum_slohp
Date Created 2016-04-01
Date Modified 2016-04-01
ID 1031524
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6sb67t1
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