Raymond F. Doiron Papers
Scope and Contents
Collection contains photocopies of personal and death related correspondence; military forms regarding personal effects and burial (1943-1945).
Language of Materials
Material is in English unless otherwise noted.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The imply Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.
Biographical / Historical
Raymond F. Doiron was born in Massachusetts in 1925 the son of Augustine and Marietta Doiron. He completed four years of high school before enlisting in the Army at Boston, Massachusetts July 7, 1943. He joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colorado where he was assigned to the Headquarters Company, 604th Field Artillery Battalion (Pack). Doiron attained the rank of corporal before his death February 12, 1945 in a jeep accident near Mt. Belvedere, Italy. Raymond Doiron is buried at the Florence American Cemetery, Italy.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift; Mrs. Charles Doiron; 1999.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
Linking Entry Complexity Note
Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.
- Camp Hale (Colo.) -- Archival resources. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Correspondence Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Doiron, Raymond F., 1925-1945 -- Archives.
- Military maneuvers -- Cold weather conditions. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Military records Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Ski troops. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- United States. Army. Field Artillery Battalion (Pack), 605th -- Archival resources.
- United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th. -- Archival resources.
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Raymond F. Doiron Papers
- Keli Schmid
- May 28, 2021
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- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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