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Bernard H. Yett oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH309
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Yett's experiences: skied before joining the 10th Mountain Division as a member of the National Ski Patrol; joining the 10th Mountain Reconnaissance Troop and Mountain Training Group before the 10th Mountain Division was formed; basic training at Camp Roberts, Calif. and contracting spinal meningitis; recovery and assignment to Camp Hale, Colo.; teaching rock climbing and other skills; being sent to Camp McCoy, Wis. to teach...
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Ruso H. Perkins oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH343
Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Perkins' experiences: basic training at Camp Roberts, Calif.; time spent at Kiska Island, Alaska; working in the supply room issuing clothing, food, rifles, bedding, etc.; carrying supplies in a trailer in Italy and crossing the Po River; devastation in Italy during the war.

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  • Names: United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th -- Interviews. X
  • Subject: Ski troops -- History -- Interviews. X
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  • Subject: Camp Roberts (Calif.) -- History. X

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