Ben Bahlmann interview with George E. Muzing

Ben Bahlmann interview with George E. Muzing

Dates: 1999 March 21

Typescript of an interview conducted by Ben Bahlmann on 21 March 1999. The audiocassettes, from which the interview was transcribed, were retained by Bahlmann. Muzing talks about his training as an infantryman for the United States Army during World War II, his deployment overseas, and his experiences in combat in France and Germany in 1944 and 1945. He was wounded by accidently being shot in the shoulder.

  • Extent: 1 item (51 p.)(0.06 linear ft.) : (1 interview)
  • Creator: Bahlmann, Ben. -- Muzing, George E.
  • Call Number: MSS 3039
  • 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 3039; Ben Bahlmann interview with George E. Muzing; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 3039, LTPSC.
Custodial History
This item was donated to the office of Special Collections by Ben Bahlmann.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Ben Bahlmann.
Subject Terms
Military; Politics, Government, and Law; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France--Normandy; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Germany; 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 George E. Muzing
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Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-05T04:20-0700
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Biographical note

Muzing was raised in New Jersey. He was living in Provo, Utah, at the time of the interview. He served in the United States Army during World War II.

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