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Thomas P. Mooney oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH338

Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Mooney's experiences: atmosphere of the 10th Mountain Division; battles near Mount Belvedere, Lake Garda, and della Terraccia; death of Colonel Darby and meeting German soldiers at Brenner Pass; German weaponry.


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Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Thomas P. Mooney was born on August 13, 1920. He joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Swift, Tex. as a replacement soldier and was assigned to Company L of the 86th Mountain Infantry Regiment. During combat operations in Italy, Mooney was awarded the Bronze Star medal for his service during the Apennines and Po River campaigns in Spring 1945. He died in St. Paul, Minn. on October 10, 2003.



Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;Thomas Moore;2004.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Finding Aid for the Thomas P. Mooney oral history,2003[videorecording]
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Repository Details

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

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Denver CO 80204 United States