Ben Bahlmann interview with Mark D. Wood

Ben Bahlmann interview with Mark D. Wood

Dates: 1998 December 29

Typescript of an interview conducted by Ben Bahlmann on 29 December 1998 in Orem, Utah. The audiocassettes, from which the interview was transcribed, were retained by Bahlmann. Wood talks about his training on the B-24 bomber and about his various combat missions over Germany and other parts of Europe.

  • Extent: 1 item (65 p.)(0.06 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Wood, Mark D., 1923
  • Call Number: MSS 3048
  • 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 3048; Ben Bahlmann interview with Mark D. Wood; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 3048, 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 Mark D. Wood
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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

Wood was raised in Burley, Idaho, and was a resident of Orem, Utah, at the time of the interview. He served in the United States Army Air Corps during World War II.

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