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Anthony J. Sileo Papers

Identifier: M2185

Scope and Contents

Collection contains memoir: My Life in the 10th Mountain Division (n.d.)


  • circa 1975


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

Anthony J. Sileo was born in Conn. on December 18, 1923 the son of Italian immigrants, Andrew and Angelina Sileo. He enlisted in the Army on February 18, 1943 at Hartford, Conn. At the time of his enlistment he was unmarried and had completed one year of college. Sileo joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colo. where he was assigned to Company I of the 85th Infantry Regiment. He was also stationed at Camp Swift, Tex. and in Italy. Sileo attained the rank of Technician/5. He died in Glenmont, N.Y. on November 10, 1976.


1 envelope

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Anthony Sileo, 2001.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

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Repository Details

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

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