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Joseph E. Laycock Papers

Identifier: M2146

Scope and Contents

Collection contains a CD-Rom with scans of Laycock's wartime diaries (1945-1946), military documents, photographs, reunion photographs and travel documents.


  • 1945-1946


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

Joseph Laycock was born March 3, 1919 in Ohio and enlisted in the Army at Columbus on August 23, 1944. He had completed four years of high school and was unmarried at the time of his enlistment. Laycock served with the 10th Mountain Division in Italy in the 10th Antitank Battalion, Company A. He achieved the rank of Private First Class. Laycock passed away in 2000.


1 envelope

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; Anita Laycock Acchione; 2011.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Joseph E. Laycock Papers
Keli Schmid
June 1, 2021
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Repository Details

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

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States