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Sangree M. Froelicher Papers

Identifier: M2006

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a biography of Froelicher: "Profile of a Trooper" (2002) by F. Charles Froelicher; a proposal for a memorial (2002); booklet: "The Dedication of the Sangree Mitchell Froelicher Hut" (2003), dedication program, correspondence.


  • 2002-2003


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

Sangree Froelicher was born in N.J. in 1922 and enlisted in the Army at Syracuse, N.Y. in November 1942. He had completed two years of college and was unmarried at the time of his enlistment. Froelicher joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colo. and was assigned to Company G of the 86th Infantry Regiment, and later Company B of the 86th. He transferred to Camp Swift, Tex. before shipping out for Italy. Froelicher was killed in action at Sassomolare, Italy on March 1945. He was posthumously awarded the Silver Star medal and had attained the rank of Staff Sergeant at the time of his death.


1 envelope

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, F. Charles Froelicher, 2003, 2015.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

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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