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Jack Van Brunt oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH239

Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Jack Van Brunt's experiences training at Camp Hale, Colo. and Fort Carson, Colo. when he was assigned to the Mountain and Cold Weather Training Center


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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

Jack Van Brunt was born in Denver, Colo. iin 1931. He was the son of Major Ernest Tylor Van Brunt (1896-1967) who served in both the first and second World Wars. Jack Van Brunt attended South High School (1948), the University of Denver, and later graduated from Annapolis (1953). He received additional military training at the Cold Weather Training Center, Camp Hale, and Ft. Carson, Colo. from 1955 to 1956. Van Brunt died in Denver, Colo. on November 27, 2004.


1 Audiocassette

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;Jack Van Brunt ;2001.


Jack Van Brunt was not a member of the 10th Mountain Division, but trained at the same facilities, Camp Hale, Colo. and Camp, late Fort Carson, Colo., that were used by the 10th Mountain Division during World War II.

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Repository Details

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

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