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Robert S. Goyer Oral History

Identifier: C MSS OH366

Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Goyer's experiences: encounter with the Germans; friends Abner Schwartz, Ed Harris; hotel at Riva Ridge and a short confrontations with Yugoslavian soldiers; professional life after the war ended; meeting Senator Robert and Mrs. Elizabeth Hanford Dole on a trip to Italy; the gratefulness of the Italian people.


  • 2004


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Biographical / Historical

Robert S. Goyer was born in Ind. on October 7, 1923. He enlisted in the Army Reserves in May 1943 and was assigned to a specialized training program and did his basic training in Texas. Later Goyer was accepted into Officer's Training School and joined the 10th Mountain Division in Italy. He was assigned to Company H of the 86th Infantry Regiment and attained the rank of 2nd Lieutenant.


1 videodisc(s) (DVD)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, unknown donor, unknown date.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Finding Aid for the Robert S. Goyer oral history,2004[videorecording]
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Repository Details

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

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