Wallace Baldwin, February 2, 2004, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Frances Merrill.

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Title Wallace Baldwin, February 2, 2004, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Frances Merrill.
Alternative Title Wallace R. Baldwin, Saving the legacy: an oral history of Utah's World War II veterans, ACCN 2070, American West Center, University of Utah
Creator Baldwin, Wallace R., 1931-
Contributor Merrill, Frances; University of Utah. American West Center
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2004-02-02
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 Germany; Libya
Subject Baldwin, Wallace R., 1931- --Interviews; Germany--History--1945-1955; Veterans--United States--Biography
Keywords Air Force; Allied occupation; Occupied Germany
Description Transcript (25 pages) of an interview by Frances Merrill with Wallace Baldwin, on February 2, 2004. Part of the "Saving the Legacy" Oral History Project
Collection Number and Name Accn2070, Saving the Legacy oral history project, 2001-2010
Abstract Baldwin (b. 1931) was born in Hiawatha, Carbon County, Utah. He enlisted in the Air Force in January 1951, attended basic training at Lackland Air Force Base and advanced armament mechanic training at Lowry Air Force Base. He served in the 22nd Fighter Bomber Squadron, 36th Fighter Bomber Group, for eighteen months in Furstenfeldbruck and Bittburg, Germany. Twice a year he trained in gunnery maneuvers at Wheelus Air Force Base in Libya. After returning to the United States, Wallace was stationed at Forbes Air Force Base before retiring in December 1954 at the rank of Staff Sergeant. Interviewed by Frances Merrill. 25 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 25 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/s6n60pg1
Topic Personal narratives--American; Veterans
Setname uum_slohp
Date Created 2016-04-01
Date Modified 2016-04-01
ID 1033032
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6n60pg1
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