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Frank Romano oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH450

Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Romanos experiences during WWII, the Korean and Viet Nam Wars.


  • 2013


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

Frank Romano, Jr. was born in Queens County, N.Y. in 1924. and enlisted in the Army on March 13, 1943 in New York City, N.Y. At the time of his enlistment, Romano was single, had graduated from high school and working as a practical nurse. He joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colo. serving in the 86th Infantry Regiment, Company K and in the Headquarters Company of the First Battalion. Romano attained the rank of Sergeant while serving with the 10th Mountain Division. He was later commissioned, attained the rank of Colonel and also served during the Korean War and the Viet Nam War.



Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;John Smith;2007.


Produced as part of the Western History/Genealogy Dept. Oral History Project. (if applicable, check inventory)

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Finding Aid for the Frank Romano oral history,2013
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Repository Details

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

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