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Leon C. Wilmot Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD175
Scope and Contents

The collection includes a selection of photographs related to 10th Mountain Division training operations at Camp Hale, Colo. (ca. 1943-1944); 10th Mountain Division Memorial pamphlet (1959); correspondence (1977); newspaper clippings; correspondence (1977); "We were Ski Soldiers of World War II: Our Story in Verse" by C. K. "Charlie" Moore (1986).

Dates: 1943-2005

Leonard K. Eaton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2111
Scope and Contents

Collection contains correspondence, army related ephemera (ca.1945); copy of Eaton's memoir: Experiences of medical personnel in the field" (2000).

Dates: 1945, 2000

Leroy A. Lewis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD166
Scope and Contents The collection contains letters sent to Lewis' wife, Alma after she had informed the families of all of the soldiers under her husband's command that their sons had arrived safely in Italy (1945); photocopies of correspondence sent to Alma Lewis from the "next of kin" for men who had been members of the 710th Ordinance Company (1945), photocopies of correspondence from Roy Lewis to "Pick" concerning the history of the 710th Ordinance Company (1998), photocopy of Lewis account of his wartime...
Dates: 1945-1999

Leslie E. Billings Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M1981
Scope and Contents

The collection contains correspondence between Billings and his family (1943-1945).

Dates: 1943-1945

Leslie M. Curtis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2067
Scope and Contents

Collection contains the "day book" for Company E, 86th Infantry Regiment (April 1-July 1945) kept by Leslie M. Curtis, company clerk; correspondence from Mrs. Leslie M. (Mavis L.) Curtis explaining the significance of the day book (2009).

Dates: 1945, 2009

Levi W. Fitterer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2107
Scope and Contents

Collection contains an 11 page typewritten memoir chronicling Fitterer's experiences with the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colorado; Camp Swift, Texas; and service in Italy (ca.1995).

Dates: 1995

Lewis F. St. John Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD105
Scope and Contents

Collection contains training certificate (Camp Roberts, Calif.); midget diary; This Damn Tree Leaks by Bill Mauldin (with hand-written notes); loose photographs; newspaper clippings; scrapbook (copies of photographs, newspaper clippings, discharge papers); V-mail; military forms; photograph album (picture post card views of Italy).

Dates: 1944-1987

Lucian D. Warner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD209
Scope and Contents

The collection contains correspondence (1942-1943); photograph album with images of Camp Hale, Colo., Aspen, Colo., Fort Ord, Calif., Adak and Kiska, Alaska; 114 35mm slides of Kiska, Adak islands during the 1943 invasion, and Camp Hale, Colo.

Dates: 1942-1992

Lyle G. Munson oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH387
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Munson's experiences: drawn to the 10th Mountain Division because he had been a competitive skier in high school; Torge Torkle was his hero and subsequent friend; skiing in boys class tournaments; experiences at Riva Ridge, particularly at Mount Mancinello and Mount Cappel Buso; encountering German troops and taking prisoners; notching his rifle whenever he shot a German soldier; March 3 offensive when Torge Torkle and Art...
Dates: Check date

Malcolm N. MacKenzie Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD9
Scope and Contents

The collection includes poetry by Erling Omland, Laura Winter and Thurl Brown; film and interview transcripts; National Association correspondence, business papers and notes; History of the International Federation of Mountain Soldiers (draft by MacKenzie); Army Signal Corps photographs (1943-1945); newspaper clippings, reunion materials, reunion photographs (1990-2001) and other related ephemera.

Dates: 1943-2001

Manfred G. Wuerslin oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH357
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Wuerslin's experiences: being a student at Northwestern University where he joined the reserves and later the 10th Mountain Division; interest in skiing and the out-of-doors; his cousin in the German army; time at Mt. Belvedere and combat on Hill 913; spa where he spent time before the April 1945 offensive; being wounded in action prior to crossing the Po River; visiting Italian cities after the war and the positive...
Dates: Check date

Marcus Kletter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD82
Scope and Contents

Includes newspaper clippings; special order of the day (April 1945); birthday card (August 1944) and Program (Italian) Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Naples (ca 1945). Photo album and loose photos contain images of Camp Hale, ski training, 3rd platoon 85-G, individual sliders and portrait and images of Kletter.

Dates: 1942-1945

Marion H. Fields Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD27
Scope and Contents

Collection contains copies of military papers, personal papers, news clippings, correspondence, photographs, cover of bible (1944-1945), Camp Swift memoir (1944).

Dates: 1944-1945, 2005

Marlin H. Wineberg oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH449
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations Wineberg's experiences: Disk 1 Basic training -- Disk 2 Basic training, transfer to Camp Hale -- Disk 3 Camp Hale -- Disk 4 Camp Swift through first battles in Italy -- Disk 5 Various stories -- Disk 6 Various stories -- Disk 7 End of war in Italy and return to U.S. -- Disk 8 End of war and at home -- Disk 9 Camp Swift, Tex. -- Disk 10 Letters sent home -- Disk 11 Letters sent home. Disks vary in length from 24 to 60 minutes each;...
Dates: TBD

Martin Bockelmann Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M1923
Scope and Contents

Includes news clippings and notes for an article from The Independent Family Living, "A Veterans story: Martin Bockelmann, World War II Veteran."

Dates: August 17, 2005

Martin L. Daneman oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH268
Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Daneman's arrival at Camp Hale, being assigned to S-2 squad, experiences with "D" Series training, his relationship with Captain William M. Shepard and their experiences scouting and performing reconnaissance, heavy casualties at Mount Belvedere and now his two best friends were killed, death of Captain Shepard, experiences with Italian families.

Dates: Check date

Maurice E. "Speed" Murphy oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH340
Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Murphy's experiences: duties as a Staff Sergeant and responsibilities in caring for the soldiers assigned to him; being awarded the Soldier's Medal for saving several soldiers at Campo Tizzoro; impact the 10th Mountain Division had on the Italian front.

Dates: Check date

Maximilian Gross Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2122
Scope and Contents

Collection contains copies of Gross' letters (1945), emigration documents (1942), and personal property certificate (1945).

Dates: 1942-1945

Melville W. Borders Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD160
Scope and Contents

The collection contains family correspondence (1944-1945); a copy of the article: "War & Remembrance-Mountain Man" (1993); a copy of Border's memoir: "King of the Mountain" (ca.1981); scrapbook assembled by Border's mother (1944-1945).

Dates: 1944-1993

Milton F. Soucek oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH350
Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Soucek's experiences: climb to the top of Belvedere; friendly fire; leadership of Lt. Tiesmaki.

Dates: Check date

Milton L. Johnson Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: TMD371
Content Description

Collection contains memoirs, photographs, 10th Mountain Division song lyrics, and obituaries.

Dates: 2001-2004, Unknown

Morrel J. Clute Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2104
Scope and Contents

Collection contains original monthly reports from Clute to the commander of the 87th Infantry Regiment describing Red Cross services provided to the regiment from December 1944-June 1945 (12 pages); original and photocopies of original correspondence from Clute to his family from January-May 1945 (45 pages).

Dates: 1944-1945

Nancy Tarter Oral History

 Collection
Identifier: OH237
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Nancy Tarter experiences with the 10th Mountain Division during World War II: Nancy worked in the Signal Corps but had worked for the Associated Press as a telephone/telegraph operator -- she recalls one story of her husband sneaking back from a training exercise to spend a night with her, which was a court martial offense; .being assigned to Alamogordo, N.M. she wrote the first story, dictated to her by General Arnold, about...
Dates: 1994

Nathan E. Morrell oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH378
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Morrell's experiences: joining the Division as a skier with 3 letters of recommendation; teaching skiing at Camp Hale; snow journey from Leadville to Aspen, Colo.; skiers as soldiers and relationship with officers; role of medics on the battlefield, aid stations, wounded (Part1); role of medic on battlefield; casualty rate in Italy, Belvedere, and April offensive; aid station at Castel D'Aiano; German sniper (Part2);...
Dates: Check date

Nathan Morrell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD331
Scope and Contents

Collection contains copies of correspondence (1940s, 1995, 1997-1999), photographs (1942-1943, n.d.) of training at Camp Hale, Colo., Fort Drum ceremony, mules, and training in the Columbia Ice Fields, Canada.

Dates: 1942-1999

Neal P. McKinstry oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH403
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about McKinstry's experiences: personal background and joining the Army; officer's candidate school and teaching map reading and math; joined the 10th Mountain Division; being sent to Ft. Bliss for target practice; participation in the "D" series in terms of clothing and movement; chemical warfare school at Rocky Mountain Arsenal; time at Camp Swift, Tex., renaming of anti-aircraft battalion to anti-tank battalion; transport to...
Dates: Check date

Neal P. McKinstry Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD197
Scope and Contents

The items in the collection include McKinstry's military records (1941-1953); photographs of the Italian Campaign (1945).

Dates: 1941-1953

Neil J. Christie Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD173
Scope and Contents

The collection contains a scrapbook of newspaper clippings compiled by Christie's wife.

Dates: circa 1943-1945

Nicholas J. Mueller oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH296
Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Mueller's experiences: arrival at Camp Hale and difficulty with the altitude; mules and the "D" series; time in Italy and mathematical calculations used to adjust target distances; slides rules for calculating; laying telephone lines; Bruce Devens was the best soldier he had ever known; never being in close proximity to danger.

Dates: Check date

Norma Harter oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH282
Scope and Contents The interview was conducted with Lawrence Harter's wife, Norma Jean Harter. Mrs. Harter provides information and personal observations about her husband's time with the 10th Mountain Division; how the couple met and married; Lawrence Harter's membership in the National Ski Patrol and learning of the 10th Mountain Division from Minnie Dole; completing his basic training at Camp Upton, N.Y.; travel to Camp Hale, Colo.; being injured while a member of the 90th Infantry Regiment; serving in...
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United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th -- Interviews. 117
United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 86th. 65
United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 87th. 54
United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 86th -- Interviews. 49
United States. Army. Mountain Infantry Regiment, 85th. 48