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10th Mountain Division Database Records
99th Infantry Battalion Records
Collection includes biographical files, news clippings, memorials, tributes, photographs, reunion materials; also various issues of 474 findings, Herald-Saga, Spearhead 474 Infantry Regiment (Separate) newspapers.
Alfred Ricken Papers
Includes telegram and correspondence from War Department notifying Emma Bischke Ricken of her husband's death and letter from Ricken to Albert Schaeffler. Photo album includes photos of Camp Hale, rock climbing, unidentified soldiers undergoing training, Cooper Hill, Leadville, inside tavern or bar, and rock climbing at Seneca, West Virginia.
Alvie L. Allen Papers
Collection contains a scrapbook with photographs, maps and hand-written annotations (Sept. 1942-March 1945); photograph (copy) of Alvie Allen at Camp Hale (1944); book: Alvlie L. Allen 1942-1945 by Betty Geneva Stark, Vera Jo Coffer (n.d.); DVD copies: Tramway builders (ca.1994), Fire on the mountain (2003).
Ballard G.Busby Papers
Includes 13 large photographs (copies) showing Camp Hale (Colorado) and Italy during World War II, one small photo of Pvt Haslam, correspondence, and a Bronze Star Medal citation (July 5, 1945).
Chester Pupek Papers
Adventures of the 3rd Battalion Gun Platoon (typed manuscript) written by Pupek which recounts his experiences in World War II from Camp Swift (Texas) to the end of the war in Italy; correspondence.
Clark O. Hitt Jr. Papers
Letters to friends and family; spiral bound book with transcriptions of all original letters with comments by Hitt; copies of photographs.
Cruz Rios Papers
Footage of Rios telling the history of his service in Italy with the 10th Mountain Division during World War II; transcript of videodiscs, correspondence.
David M. Fowler Papers
Collection contains correspondence, biographical information, newspaper clippings, obituary, memorial tributes and photographs.
Edward J. Redle Papers
Includes Redle photograph, rosters, notes, articles dealing with Company K, 85th Infantry Regiment (copies)
Fletcher M. Danyew Papers
Includes photocopies of separation and honorable discharge.
Francis "Bud" Lovett Papers
Collection contains correspondence, biography, resume, educational statement, newspaper clippings, photographs, resource center correspondence, and Irish documents (1970-2007). 16mm films (DVD copy) show locations: Glenwood Springs, Colo., Camp Hale, Colo., rock climbing school and mules; and contain individuals identified as Clint Boyd, Frank Bollers, Chuck Miller, Nelson Lofsted, Carl Maas, Francis Lovett, Clare Symonds, and Ray Franklin (ca.1943-1944).
Gene R. Wolford Papers
Bronze Star citation, correspondence, military records, newspaper clippings on acceptance of awarded purple heart, Congressional certificate (copy).
Harold E. Willits Papers
Includes two war journals on operation of various firearms, training schedules, military rankings, two sets of laser photocopies, schedule, checklist and handwritten memoir. Photographs of machine gun squad, Company E, 90th Infantry Regiment, Camp Hale, Colorado.
John and Walter Kasabuski Papers
Includes photocopies of news articles, and clippings, photocopies of photographs and letters about John and Walter Kasabuski.
John H. Pierpont oral history
Discusses Pierpont at Camp Hale in December of 1942. Recalls drills and practices in 20 degrees below zero weather. Went to Kiska in July of 1943. Served in Italy taking part in the assault on Mt. Belvedere. Talks about men being killed by minefields and grenades that Germans lobbed when they were pretending to surrender. Recalls partisans who killed Germans at night and his furlough in Rome. Concludes with post war information about the 10th Mountain Division Association.
Martin Bockelmann Papers
Includes news clippings and notes for an article from The Independent Family Living, "A Veterans story: Martin Bockelmann, World War II Veteran."
Letters to Lathrop's parents informing them of his death and awarding of the Silver Star; copies of photographs of Lathrop as a boy and young man.
Includes detachment of patients paper, 85th Infantry membership card, instruction booklet overseas travel, pay record book, meal ticket, Red Cross booklet, "This Damn Tree Leaks" cartoon book by Bill Mauldin.
Includes oral history transcript of the accounts of Gallo during his time in World War II.
Paul F. Connor Papers
Handwritten diaries written by Connor while in the United States Army during World War II. Also includes photocopies of diaries.
Paul R. and Ralph F. Lafferty Papers
Newspaper clippings, Fort Lewis correspondence, manuscript, scrapbook material (copies)
Ray Jarnstrom Papers
Ray Jarnstrom's Memoir "Music at Camp Hale" 190th Army Ground Force Band.
Richard C. Johnson Papers
Includes manuscript entitled; Chapter X: Military Career ( 54 typed pages), correspondence, roster and organizational charts.
Robert W. Parker Papers
Includes general newspapers clippings, Another Kingdom (book of poetry by Parker), interview transcript CBS news with Parker and Pete Seibert, An Unlikely Encounter (memoir by Parker) and 80th birthday materials. Items relating to the project to duplicate the February 1945 climb of Riva Ridge in 1995, the 50th anniversary of the climb; including correspondence, climbing team roster, articles, maps, itineraries, project descriptions, planning documents and newspaper clippings.
Samuel J. Morrison oral history
During this radio interview, Morrison recounts a variety of experiences he had with the 10th Mountain Division both during and after World War II. Interview touches on a variety of subjects including his enlistment and training with the 10th, his experiences on the Italian front, and his relationship with the 10th Mountain Division after the War. The end of the tape focuses on the formation and activities of the National Association of the 10th Mountain Division.
Story of Ted Prentice in the ski troops or 10th Mountain Division during World War II in Italy
Notebook compiled by Prentice contains copies of correspondence, cartoons, newspaper clippings, notes from World War II (1944-1945).
Thomas H. Howell Papers
Collection contains documents concerning the 10th Mountain Division's prospective training site near Yellowstone, Montana: essay by Thomas Howell: Army Winter Training Base, West Yellowstone, Montana; copies of newspaper clippings about site (1941); 6 color photographs (copies) of buildings remaining at site; Oversize file folder contains: architectural site plan for West Yellowstone camp.
Wilfred Phillipsen Papers
Copies of letters from Phillipsen to his wife during World War II, Bronze Star and Purple Heart citation.
Willard R. Stevens Papers
Includes national reunion of the 10th Mountain Division papers; monument dedication; memoir; postcards; newspaper article; photographs (copies), unidentified training company unit photographs and four small photographs of Italian points of interest.
- Names: United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th -- Archives. X
- Ski troops. 17
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. 16
- Camp Hale (Colo.) -- Archival resources 7
- Photographs 4
- Clippings (information artifacts) 3
- Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence. 3
- Camp Carson (Colo.) -- Archives. 2
- Camp Hale (Colo.) 2
- Correspondence 2
- DVDs 2
- Letters (correspondence) 2
- Military maneuvers -- Cold weather conditions. 2
- Oral histories (document genres) 2
- Soldiers -- United States. 2
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Soldiers. 2
- 16mm (photographic film size) 1
- Biographies (documents) 1
- Camp Hale (Colo.) -- Archival resources. 1
- Camp Swift (Tex.) -- Archival resources. 1
- Camp Swift (Tex.) -- Archives. 1 + ∧ less
- English 22
- United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 87th -- Archives. 8
- United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 86th -- Archives. 5
- United States. Army. Mountain Infantry Regiment, 85th -- Archives. 5
- National Association of the 10th Mountain Division -- Archives. 2
- 10th Mountain Division Foundation. 1
- Allen, Alvie L., 1920-1945 -- Archives. 1
- Allen, Alvie L.,1920-1945. 1
- Army Ground Forces Band (U.S.) 1
- Bauhan, Hobart B 1
- Benedict, Brian, 1
- Bockelmann, Martin, 1918-2007 1
- Bockelmann, Martin, 1918-2007 -- Archives 1
- Britzenhoff, Alan 1
- Busby, Ballard G., 1908-1971 1
- Busby, Ballard G., 1908-1971 -- Archives 1
- Coffer, Vera, 1
- Collaborative Digitization Project (Denver, Colo.) 1
- Connor, Paul F. 1
- Connor, Paul F. -- Archives. 1 + ∧ less