Pierre Delfausse Papers
Scope and Contents
Includes 17 photographs of Italy, group shot of men drinking, Camp Hale, unit photos and reunions.
- Delfausse, Pierre,1917- (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
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Biographical / Historical
Born in New York in 1917. Completed four years of high school and was married at the time of his enlistment on April 5, 1943 at Newark, New Jersey. Joined the 10th Mountain Division while it was engaged in mountain and winter warfare training at Camp Hale, Colorado. Assigned to the 86th Infantry Regiment, Company B, and later served with the 85th Infantry Regiment, Company B and with the Headquarters Company of the First Battalion. Engaged in combat operations against the German Army in Italy from January to May 1945.
1 photo boxes
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift; Pierre Delfausse; 2007.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
Linking Entry Complexity Note
Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.
- Camp Hale (Colo.) -- Archival resources. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Delfausse, Pierre, 1917- -- Archives.
- Ski troops. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 86th -- Archival resources.
- United States. Army. Mountain Infantry Regiment, 85th -- Archival resources.
- Pierre Delfausse Papers
- Keli Schmid
- November 7, 2019
- Description rules
- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
- Language of description
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