Nils Emil Lingwall, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Becky B. Lloyd, March 25, 2006: Saving the Legacy tape no. 759

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Title Nils Emil Lingwall, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Becky B. Lloyd, March 25, 2006: Saving the Legacy tape no. 759
Alternative Title Nils Emil Lingwall, Saving the legacy: an oral history of Utah's World War II veterans, ACCN 2070, American West Center, University of Utah
Creator Lingwall, Nils Emil, 1922-2012
Contributor Lloyd, Becky B.; University of Utah. American West Center
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2006-03-25
Date Digital 2015-12-16
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Spatial Coverage Hawaii; Kwajalein Atoll, Marshall Islands; Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands; Tinian, Northern Mariana Islands; Okinawa, Japan; Philippines
Subject Lingwall, Nils Emil, 1922-2012--Interviews; Veterans--United States--Biography; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American; World War, 1939-1945--Artillery operations, American; World War, 1939-1945--Military operations, American; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Area--Personal narratives, American; Kwajalein Atoll, Battle of, Marshall Islands, 1944--Personal narratives, American; ; Saipan, Battle of, Northern Mariana Islands, 1944--Personal narratives, American; ; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Japan--Okinawa Island--Personal narratives, American
Keywords National Guard
Description Transcript (51 pages) of an interview by Becky B. Lloyd with Nils Emil Lingwall on March 25, 2006. From tape number 759 in the "Saving the Legacy" Oral History Project
Collection Number and Name Accn2070, Saving the Legacy oral history project, 2001-2010
Abstract Lingwall (b. 1922) joined the National Guard in 1940 as part of the 145th Field Artillery Regiment (later Battalion) and was called to active duty in March 1941. He shipped out from San Luis Obispo, California, on 6 December, but returned to San Francisco due to the bombing of Pearl Harbor. Later based in Hawaii. His unit fought at Kwajalein, Saipan, Tinian, Okinawa, and Leyte. Discharged August 1945. Interviewed by Becky Lloyd. 51 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 51 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/s6x94dbz
Topic Personal narratives--American; Veterans; World War (1939-1945); Kwajalein Atoll, Battle of (Marshall Islands : 1944); Saipan, Battle of (Northern Mariana Islands : 1944); Military operations, Artillery--American
Setname uum_slohp
Date Created 2016-04-01
Date Modified 2017-05-02
ID 1034837
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