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William J. Kehres Papers

Identifier: M2010

Scope and Contents

The collection contains correspondence (1945); and Kehres' military papers and orders (1945).


  • 1945


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

William J. Kehres joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colo. and was assigned to Company F of the 85th Infantry Regiment. He also served at Camp Swift, Tex. before being sent to Italy. Kehres was wounded in action at Serre D'Aiano in April 1945 and by the end of the war had attained the rank of Private First Class.


1 envelope

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, William J. Kehresgift, 1996, 1999.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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


Photograph transferred to 10th Mountain Division Digitized Photographs Collection (TMD351)

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Repository Details

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

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