Warren H. Seebade Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection is comprised of family correspondence between Seebade and his sister, Ann and other family members (1943-1945).
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Warren Seebade was born in N.Y. in 1923 and joined in the Army in New York City, N.Y. in 1942. At the time of his enlistment he was single, had completed one year of college and was working as a pattern and model maker. Seebade joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colo. and was assigned to Company K of the 87th Infantry Regiment. He also served at Fort Ord, Calif.; Kiska, Alaska; Camp Carson, Colo.; and at Camp Swift, Tex. before being sent to Italy. Seebade attained the rank of Staff Sergeant before being killed in action at Mt. Croce in April 1945. He was posthumously awarded the Silver Star medal.
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Marie S. Dorsch, 2001.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
Linking Entry Complexity Note
Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.
Photographs transferred to 10th Mountain Division Digitized Photographs Collection (TMD351)
- Camp Carson (Colo.) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Camp Hale (Colo.) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Camp Swift (Tex.) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Correspondence Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Military maneuvers -- Cold weather conditions. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Seebade, Warren H., 1923-1945 -- Archives.
- Ski troops. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 87th.
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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