The Resource Blossom Merryman oral history, (videorecording)

Blossom Merryman oral history, (videorecording)

Label
Blossom Merryman oral history, 2007
Title
Blossom Merryman oral history
Inclusive dates
2007
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The interview provides information and personal observations about John C. Murphy by his daughter, Blossom Merryman: joined the 10th Mountain Division; training at Camp Swift; death at Mt. Belvedere; funeral service held in 1948
Note
Forms part of the 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.
Biographical or historical data
John C. "Clint" Murphy was born in Mo. in Caruthersville, Mo. in 1919 and enlisted in the Army on May 23, 1944 at Jefferson Barracks, Mo. At the time of enlistment, he was married, had completed four years of high school, and working as a welder. After completing basic training, Murphy joined the 10th Mountain Division on June 12, 1944 at Camp Swift, Tex. before being sent to italy. He was assigned to Company A, 87th Infantry Regiment. During combat operations in Italy at Castel D'Aiano, Murphy was killed in action on March 9, 1945.
Cataloging source
DPL
Characteristic
videorecording
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Merryman, Blossom
Credits note
Interviewed by Karen Obermark
Date time place
Recorded in August 2007 at the Hale and Farewell Reunion, Denver, Colo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Merryman, Blossom
  • Obermark, Karen
Runtime
30
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  • Merryman, Blossom
  • Murphy, John C
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Military maneuvers
  • Soldiers
  • Ski troops
  • Camp Swift (Tex.)
Technique
live action
Label
Blossom Merryman oral history, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Accompanying material
1 videocassette (30 min. : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.) +1 envelope
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (30 min.)
Immediate source of acquisition
Blossom Merryman;
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778383265
  • (OCoLC)778383265
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Blossom Merryman oral history, (videorecording)
Accompanying material
1 videocassette (30 min. : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.) +1 envelope
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (30 min.)
Immediate source of acquisition
Blossom Merryman;
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778383265
  • (OCoLC)778383265
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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