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Bertrand T. Cross Papers

Identifier: TMD116

Scope and Contents

Two drawings of downhill skiers (pencil sketches).


  • Undated


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

Cross was born in Massachusetts. Completed four years of high school and was working as a general officer clerk when he enlisted in the Army on July 20, 1942 at New York City, New York. Served with the 10th Mountain Division during World War II. Principal unit was Company K of the 86th Infantry Regiment. Wounded in action on February 25, 1945 near Mount della Torraccia, Italy. Received a Bronze Star Medal for his service in the Apennines and Po River Battles.


1 envelope

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Nate Morrell, unknown date.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Bertrand T. Cross Papers
Keli Schmid
September 16, 2019
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Repository Details

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

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