Minnesota's Greatest Generation Oral History Project: The Home Front in Western Minnesota: Interview with Norman Moen
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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Norman Moen was born in Polk County, Minnesota. His father was born and raised in the United States. His mother came from Norway. He attended a country school at Hurdle, Minnesota. Norman married in 1949 in Crookston. Before he left for his military service, he was engaged in farming. After his service, he became a meat cutter. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Description of his life during World War II; getting drafted into the Army; leaving farm land and serving in the Army; his training to be a tank driver; fighting in Europe; his attitude towards the war; what he knew about the home front.
Quantity 2 hours sound cassettes
27 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 79 minutes length
Creation Interviewee: Magloughlin, Nancy
Interviewer: Bollinger, Charles Mylan
Made in Crookston, Polk County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Crookston, Polk County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 06/24/1977
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 111
Accession Number AV2007.25.6
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota's Greatest Generation Oral History Project: The Home Front in Western Minnesota'

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