Interview with Arbutus Mayfield, January 28, 1989

Project: Etowah (Tennessee) Historical Commission Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

Arbutus Mayfield discusses her life in Etowah, Tennessee, before, during, and directly after World War II. She mentions her childhood and how she and her twelve siblings had to look after one another. As well, she reflects on her husband's deployment overseas during WWII. He was deployed for four years and spent his last few months of service as a prisoner of war.

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2017oh657_etw004

Interviewee Name

Arbutus Mayfield

Interviewer Name

Linda Caldwell

Interview Date

1989-01-28

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Mayfield, Arbutus Interview by Linda Caldwell. 28 Jan. 1989. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Mayfield, A. (1989, January 28). Interview by L. Caldwell. Etowah (Tennessee) Historical Commission Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Mayfield, Arbutus, interview by Linda Caldwell. January 28, 1989, Etowah (Tennessee) Historical Commission Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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