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Robert J. Kehm oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH335

Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Kehm's experiences: bringing mules to the Italy; serving as an MP in Barre; spending three months in Venice on assignment to obtain food for the hotel where soldiers stayed for rest and relaxation.


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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

Robert J. Kehm was born on November 22, 1923 in Chicago, Ill. and enlisted in the Army on January 22, 1943. He joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colo. where he was assigned to Battery A of the 604th Field Artillery Battalion and also served with Headquarters Company. Kehm was on furlough when the Division unit shipped out from Italy to Camp Swift, Tex. He was assigned to a detachment taking a boatload of mules to Italy. Kehm served at various replacement depots and as a military policeman. He visited the 10th Mountain Division at Undine. Kehm died on October 20, 2003 in Louisville, Ky.


1 videodiscs (DVD)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;Robert Kehm;2004.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Finding Aid for the Robert J. Kehm 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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