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Harold L. Jackson oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH334

Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Jackson's experiences: medical treatment of Italian citizens, especially children for illnesses and wounds; Po River campaign and the outbreak of hepatitis.


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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

Harold L. Jackson was born in Wichita, Kan. on March 13, 1923 and enlisted in the Army on June 24, 1944 at Leavenwork, Kan. At the time of his enlistment he was single and had graduated with a degree in chemistry from the University of Wichita. Jackson received basic medical training at Camp Barkley, Tex. before joining the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Swift, Tex. In Italy, he served as a member of the medical detachment of the 616th Field Artillery Battalion, later as a supply sargeant. Jackson received a Bronze Star medal for his actions during the Apennines and Po River campains in Spring 1945.


1 videodisc(s) (DVD)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;Harold jackson;2004.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Finding Aid for the Harold L. Jackson 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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