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Thompson, Hans A.,1924-2011.


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Hans A. Thompson oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH408
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Thompson's experiences: joining the National Ski Patrol with 3 letters of recommendation; training experiences at Camp Hale and the "D" series; how unit climbed to top of Mt. Belvedere and reassurance offered by Gen. Hays; April offensive and taking Hill 913 was worst experience of his life; being in lead company taking Po River and crossing the river; arrival at Lake Garda and welcome in the town of Boccino; guarding bridges...
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Hans A. Thompson Papers

Identifier: M2037
Scope and Contents

The collection contains family correspondence (1943-1945); ephemera (1945, 1976-1984); annotated maps (n.d.); copy of U.S. Military History Institute Survey (1995).

Dates: 1943-1945, 1976-1984, 1995

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Camp Hale (Colo.) 1
Camp Hale (Colo.) -- History. 1
Camp Swift (Tex.) 1
Correspondence 1
DVDs 1