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Document Details


Title: Lawrence E. Ranta
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: University of British Columbia. Library, University Archives & Records Management Services
Collection: Armed Forces at University of British Columbia Oral History Collection
Series: Item 1 of Series Lawrence E. Ranta
Description: 1. Family background, medical career, Mississauga Horse Guards, Finnish background, international developments 1930s, wartime research at UBC 2. Wartime research UBC, field craft instruction, views on benefits of C.O.T.C.
Extent: 24 pages
URL: http://www.library.ubc.ca/archives/military/UBC%20AT%20189%20Lawrence%20E%20Ranta.pdf
Original Language: English
Audio: [Audio available]
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1973 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Ranta, Lawrence E., 1910-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1910
Speaker place of birth: Toronto, ON; Ontario; Canada; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Military personnel
Age at speaking: 63
Document date: 06-Aug-1973
Interviewer: Specht
Organizations discussed: Canada. Army; Canada. Navy
Historical events discussed: World War I, 1914-1918; World War II, 1939-1945
Locations discussed: British Columbia; Canada; North America
Topics discussed - ASP terms: British Columbia; Canada; Canada. Army; Canada. Navy; Canada--Armed Forces; North America; Oral history; Soldiers; World War I, 1914-1918; World War II, 1939-1945; World War, 1914-1918--Veterans; World War, 1939-1945--Veterans
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0029357-32559