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Leo P. Hanf oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH448

Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Hanf's experiences during WWII and the 10th Mountain Division.


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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

Leo Paul Hanf was born October 30, 1923 in Rochester, Minn., the son of Franklin Leo and Lillian Maria (Butler) Hanf. During World War II, Hanf served with the 10th Mountain Division where he was initially assigned to Company I of the 90th Infantry Regiment and later transferred to Company E of the 85th Infantry Regiment. Hanf was stationed at Camp Hale, Colo.; Camp Swift, Tex. and saw combat with the Division in Italy. Leo Hanf died on August 11, 2011 in Minneapolis, Minn. at age 87.


4 sound disc(s) (CD)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;David Hanf;2013.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Finding Aid for the Leo P. Hanf oral history,2009
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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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