Rulon Tingey Burton, Draper, Utah: an interview by Becky B. Lloyd, August 30, 2004: Saving the Legacy tape no. 708

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Title Rulon Tingey Burton, Draper, Utah: an interview by Becky B. Lloyd, August 30, 2004: Saving the Legacy tape no. 708
Alternative Title Rulon Tingey Burton, Saving the legacy: an oral history of Utah's World War II veterans, ACCN 2070, American West Center, University of Utah
Creator Burton, Rulon Tingey, 1926-
Contributor Lloyd, Becky B.; University of Utah. American West Center
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2004-08-30
Date Digital 2015-12-16
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Spatial Coverage Korea; Japan; Mariana Islands; Okinawa, Japan
Subject Burton, Rulon Tingey, 1926- --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
Keywords Minesweepers; Radiomen
Description Transcript (57 pages) of an interview by Becky B. Lloyd with Rulon Tingey Burton on August 30, 2004. From tape number 708 in the "Saving the Legacy" Oral History Project
Collection Number and Name Accn2070, Saving the Legacy oral history project, 2001-2010
Abstract Burton (b. 1926) was born in Salt Lake City, Utah, and enlisted in the Navy in May 1944. He received his training in San Diego and was assigned to the minesweeper, USS Dour in April 1945. He served as a radioman and his Pacific service included Korea, Japan, the Marianas, and Okinawa. Discharged in 1946, his civilian life included a careers as an attorney and publisher. Interviewed by Becky Lloyd. 57 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 57 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/s6bk3fdc
Topic Personal narratives--American; Veterans; World War (1939-1945); Military operations, Naval--American
Setname uum_slohp
Date Created 2016-04-01
Date Modified 2016-04-01
ID 1033680
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