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Harold B. Lumm oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH337

Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Lumm's experiences: German surrender at a farm house about 5 miles from the Po River; Italian town where Germans killed American soldiers with American or white flags; American air force retaliation against the town, killing civilians.


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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 Lumm was born in Pontiac, Mich. on April 20, 1919 and joined the 10th Mountain Division in Italy where he was assigned to Company L of the 85th Mountain Infantry Regiment. During combat operations in Italy, he was wounded in action on March 24, 1945 near Pra del Bianco.


1 videodiscs (DVD)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;Harold Lumm;2004.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Finding Aid for the Harold B. Lumm 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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