Ben Bahlmann interview with Glade Jorgensen

Ben Bahlmann interview with Glade Jorgensen

Dates: 1999 December 27

Typescript of an interview conducted by Ben Bahlmann on 27 Dec. 1999 in American Fork, Utah. The cassette tapes, from which the interview was transcribed, were retained by Bahlmann. Jorgensen talks about growing up in American Fork, Utah, and being drafted into the United States military in February 1941. He flew B-24 bombers in North Africa against targets in Euorpe and North Africa during World War II.

  • Extent: 1 item (62 p.)(0.07 linear ft.) : (1 interview)
  • Creator: Bahlmann, Ben. -- Jorgensen, Glade, 1916
  • Call Number: MSS 3043
  • 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.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 3043; Ben Bahlmann interview with Glade Jorgensen; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 3043, LTPSC.
Custodial History
This item was donated by Ben Bahlmann to the office of Special Collections.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Ben Bahlmann.
Subject Terms
B-24 bomber; Military; Politics, Government, and Law; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American
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Appraisal Information
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 Glade Jorgensen
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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

Jorgensen was a native of American Fork, Utah, who served in the United States Army Air Corps during World War II.

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