Dennis R. Huntley Papers
Scope and Contents
1 portrait sketch by soldier Dennis R. Huntley.
- Huntley, Dennis R.,1925- (Person)
- Burt, Emily, (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
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Biographical / Historical
Dennis R. Huntley was born in Washington State in 1925. He had completed four years of high school when he enlisted in the Army at Tacoma, Wash. on January 18, 1943. He joined the 10th Mountain Division while it was engaged in mountain and winter warfare training at Camp Hale, Colo. At various times he was assigned to the 86th Infantry Regiment, 87th Infantry Regiment, Mountain Training Group and 10th Cavalry Reconnaissance Troop. During combat operations in Italy, Huntley was twice wounded and awarded the Bronze Star and Silver Star Medals for heroism.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift; Emily Burt; 2007.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
Rudy Konieczny was one of three soldiers profiled in the book: "The Boys of Winter" (2005) by Charles J. Sanders. He was killed in the spring of 1945 in Italy.
Linking Entry Complexity Note
Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.
- Camp Swift (Tex.) -- Pictorial works. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Drawings (visual works) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Huntley, Dennis R., 1925- -- Archives.
- Konieczny, Rudy, -1945 -- Portraits.
- Ski troops. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Soldiers -- United States -- Pictorial works. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Soldiers in art. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- United States. Army. Cavalary Reconnaisance Troop, 10th.
- United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 86th.
- United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 87th.
- Works of art Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Pictorial works. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Dennis R. Huntley Papers
- Keli Schmid
- December 27, 2019
- Description rules
- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
- Language of description
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