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James A. Nussbaum Papers

Identifier: TMD250

Scope and Contents

Collection contains color photographs of the 1986 National Association Reunion in Seattle, Washington


  • 1986

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

James A. Nussbaum was born in 1923 in Washington. He enlisted in the Army on December 4, 1942, at Tacoma, Washington. At the time of his enlistment he had completed four years of high school and was single, without dependents. He joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colorado, and was assigned to Company K of the 87th Infantry Regiment. He later served with the 10th Mountain Cavalry Reconnaissance Troop, the Mountain Training Group, and Company E of the 85th Infantry Regiment. He was transferred to Camp Swift, Texas, before being sent to Italy. While engaged in combat operations against German forces occupying Italy, he was wounded in action on February 22, 1945, at Mt. della Torraccia. Nussbaum attained the rank of Sergeant.


1 photo box

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; James A. Nussbaum; 1994.

James A. Nussbaum Papers
Keli Schmid
May 7, 2020
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Repository Details

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

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