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Howard W. Heck papers

Identifier: C MSS -M1932

Scope and Contents

The collection includes both print and CD-ROM copies his memoir: "Howard Heckʹs World War II Army Memoirs" (2007); military papers (1945).


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Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Howard Heck was born in Minnesota, Minn. in 1925. He had graduated from North High School, Minneapolis, Minn. in 1943 and was working as a machine operator when he enlisted in the Army in 1944 at Fort Snelling, Minn. Heck received his basic training at Camp Roberts, Calif. He came to the 10th Mountain Division as a replacement troop in April 1945 and was assigned to Company L, 85th Infantry Regiment.


1 envelope

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Howard Heck;gift;2007, 2008.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.

Finding Aid for the Howard W. Heck papers,1945- 2007[manuscript]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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Denver CO 80204 United States