Henry Thornberg Interview, 1974

Title

Henry Thornberg Interview, 1974

Authors

George Shervey

Files

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Interviewer

George Shervey

Interviewee

Henry Thornberg

Date Recorded

11-20-1974

Date Digital

7-6-2020

Location Recorded

Thornberg Residence, Minnesota

County

Grant County

Keywords

World War, 1914-1918--Personal narratives, American

Description

Henry Thornberg was born on January 3, 1891 in Sanford Township of Grant County, where his parents had immigrated in 1888. He was drafted on July 23, 1918 at the age of 26 into World War I.

In this interview, Henry Thornberg tells some of his life history and his experiences in World War I.

Run Time

00:19:59

Language

English

Original Format

Reel-to-Reel

Digital Identifier

GCThornberg01

Repository

West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)

Local Identifier

319

Henry Thornberg Interview, 1974

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