Adelia Hall "Dee" Rushforth, Fruit Heights, Utah: an interview by Becky B. Lloyd, May 13, 2006: Saving the Legacy tape no. 760

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Title Adelia Hall "Dee" Rushforth, Fruit Heights, Utah: an interview by Becky B. Lloyd, May 13, 2006: Saving the Legacy tape no. 760
Alternative Title Adelia Hall "Dee" Rushforth, Saving the legacy: an oral history of Utah's World War II veterans, ACCN 2070, American West Center, University of Utah
Creator Rushforth, Dee (Adelia Hall), 1918-2008
Contributor Lloyd, Becky B.; University of Utah. American West Center
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2006-05-13
Date Digital 2015-12-16
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Spatial Coverage San Francisco, California, United States; Saint George, Washington County, Utah, United States
Subject Rushforth, Dee (Adelia Hall), 1918-2008--Interviews; Veterans--United States--Biography; World War, 1939-1945--Women--United States--Biography; United States--Naval Reserve--Women's Reserve
Keywords Decoding; WAVES; "When the lights go on again" (lyrics)
Description Transcript (45 pages) of an interview by Becky B. Lloyd with Dee Rushforth on May 13, 2006. From tape number 760 in the "Saving the Legacy" Oral History Project
Collection Number and Name Accn2070, Saving the Legacy oral history project, 2001-2010
Abstract Mrs. Rushforth was born on March 15, 1918, in St. George, Utah. She graduated from the University of Utah in 1941 and joined the WAVES in 1943. She received officer and communications training in Massachusetts before being sent to San Francisco, where she decoded messages. She achieved the rant of Lieutenant JG, married, became pregnant, and was discharged in May 1945. She taught at Layton High School for six years. Interviewed by Becky Lloyd. 45 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 45 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/s6f49r7k
Topic Personal narratives--American; Veterans; World War (1939-1945); United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve
Setname uum_slohp
Date Created 2016-04-01
Date Modified 2016-04-01
ID 1035203
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