Martin Bockelmann Papers
Scope and Contents
Includes news clippings and notes for an article from The Independent Family Living, "A Veterans story: Martin Bockelmann, World War II Veteran."
- August 17, 2005
- Bockelmann, Martin, 1918-2007 (Person)
Language of Materials
Material is in English unless otherwise noted.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
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Biographical / Historical
Martin Bockelmann was born in Du Page County, Illinois. He was drafted in 1941 and joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colorado. He served with the 126th Engineer Battalion, Company A. He received the Bronze Star for his actions in the Po River crossing, April 23, 1945. Following the war, Bockelmann was employed at Elmhurst-Chicago Stone until his retirement.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift; Shaun Bockelmann and Janice Fuglsang; 2006.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
Linking Entry Complexity Note
Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.
- Bockelmann, Martin, 1918-2007 -- Archives
- Camp Hale (Colo.) -- Archival resources Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Clippings (information artifacts) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Ski troops. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- United States. Army. Engineer Mountain Battalion, 126th. Company A -- Archives.
- United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th -- Archives.
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Martin Bockelmann Papers
- Keli Schmid
- May 20, 2021
- Description rules
- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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