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Martin Leonard D'Ooge Papers

Identifier: M2000

Scope and Contents

The collection contains correspondence (1945); military records and personal papers (1945-1947); map with notations (ca.1945); and a memoir: "1st Platoon, Co. D, 85 Mtn. Inf. Reg., 10th Mtn. Div." (1991).


  • 1945-1947, 1991


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.

Biographical / Historical

M. Leonard D'Ooge was born in East Milton, Mass. in 1924. He joined the 10th Mountain Division in Italy and was assigned to Company D of the 85th Infantry Regiment. D'Ooge was awarded the Bronze Star medal for his actions in the Apennines and Po Valley and had attained the rank of 1st Lieutenant.


1 envelope(s)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Martin Leonard D'Ooge, 2002.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

Repository also has OH272: Leonard D'Ooge oral history.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

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Repository Details

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

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