United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 87th -- Archives.
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Chester Pupek Papers
Adventures of the 3rd Battalion Gun Platoon (typed manuscript) written by Pupek which recounts his experiences in World War II from Camp Swift (Texas) to the end of the war in Italy; correspondence.
Cruz Rios Papers
Footage of Rios telling the history of his service in Italy with the 10th Mountain Division during World War II; transcript of videodiscs, correspondence.
David M. Fowler Papers
Collection contains correspondence, biographical information, newspaper clippings, obituary, memorial tributes and photographs.
John and Walter Kasabuski Papers
Includes photocopies of news articles, and clippings, photocopies of photographs and letters about John and Walter Kasabuski.
Letters to Lathrop's parents informing them of his death and awarding of the Silver Star; copies of photographs of Lathrop as a boy and young man.
Robert W. Parker Papers
Includes general newspapers clippings, Another Kingdom (book of poetry by Parker), interview transcript CBS news with Parker and Pete Seibert, An Unlikely Encounter (memoir by Parker) and 80th birthday materials. Items relating to the project to duplicate the February 1945 climb of Riva Ridge in 1995, the 50th anniversary of the climb; including correspondence, climbing team roster, articles, maps, itineraries, project descriptions, planning documents and newspaper clippings.
Samuel J. Morrison oral history
During this radio interview, Morrison recounts a variety of experiences he had with the 10th Mountain Division both during and after World War II. Interview touches on a variety of subjects including his enlistment and training with the 10th, his experiences on the Italian front, and his relationship with the 10th Mountain Division after the War. The end of the tape focuses on the formation and activities of the National Association of the 10th Mountain Division.
Wilfred Phillipsen Papers
Copies of letters from Phillipsen to his wife during World War II, Bronze Star and Purple Heart citation.