Thelma Hess oral history interview

Oral History

Alternate Identifier:MS 295
1912 – 2005
Interview date:June 15 2005 Interviewer:Kathy Bradford

Thelma Hess was a telephone operator in Englewood, Colorado. After her marriage, she moved with her husband Jack Hess, to Plymouth, Utah to take over the family farm. During WWII she worked as a telephone operator at Bushnell Hospital in Brigham City placing calls from the wounded GIs to their mothers. After Bushnell closed, she was a telephone operator at Thiokol for 17 years. Discussion covers life on the farm which her husband's family homesteaded 107 years ago.
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Related place
Bushnell Military Hospital ()