Ben Bahlmann interview with Milo Jepsen

Ben Bahlmann interview with Milo Jepsen

Dates: 1998 December 26

Typescript of an interview conducted by Ben Bahlmann on 26 Dec. 1998 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The audiocassettes from which the interview was transcibed were retained by Bahlmann. Jepsen talks about joining the United States Army with his brother in 1941. He also tells about his experiences in combat in North Africa, Sicily, and Italy. He was wounded at least twice in battle.

  • Extent: 1 item (25 p.)(0.04 linear ft.) : (1 interview transcript)
  • Creator: Bahlmann, Ben. -- Jepsen, Milo, 1922
  • Call Number: MSS 3015
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Interview must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
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Initial citation: MSS 3015; Ben Bahlmann interview with Milo Jepsen; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 3015, LTPSC.
Custodial History
This item was donated by Ben Bahlmann to the office of Special Collections.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Ben Bahlmann.
Subject Terms
Military; Politics, Government, and Law; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Africa, North; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy--Sicily; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American
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Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Bahlmann (Ben) interview with Milo Jepsen
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Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
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Biographical note

Jepsen was a resident of Las Vegas, Nevada, at the time of the interview. He served with the United States Army during World War II.

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