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Wendell D. Gugler oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH279

Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Gugler's decision to join the 10th Mountain Division, time spent in Colo., friends and activities at Camp Hale; service in Italy, combat at Mount Belvedere, soldiers killed in action and changes this caused, replacement soldiers; reunions attended.


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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

Wendell D. Gugler was born on April 7, 1925 in Abilene, Kan. and was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1943. He joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colo. where he was assigned to Company E of the 85th Infantry Regiment. Gugler also served at Camp Swift, Tex. before being deployed to Italy where he participated in the battle at Mount Belvedere.


1 videodiscs (DVD)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;Wendell Gugler;2007.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Finding Aid for the Wendell D. Gugler oral history,2007[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