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Ski troops -- Interviews.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Clarence E. Campbell oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH205
Scope and Contents Campbell discusses his childhood, joining the 10th Mountain Division and about his service with the Division at home and abroad. Talks at length about Camp Hale, about training troops for winter survival at Camp McCoy (Wisconsin) and about the first National Military Ski Championships at Tennessee Pass. Campbell also discusses his military career.
Dates: 1992

William D. Kohn III oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH222
Scope and Contents Recording by Kohn of over 200 letters he sent to his mother between March 18, 1943 and July 20, 1944.
Dates: 2000

William W. Boddington oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH203
Scope and Contents Boddington talks about his childhood, his family, skiing, and participation in the Olympics. He also discusses in detail World War II breaking out, basic training, joining the mountain ski troops, going to Italy and participating in some of the key fighting of the 10th Mountain Division. After detailing his experiences during the war he talks about coming home and about the beginning of the National Association of the 10th Mountain Division. An epilogue by the interviewer tells of the death of...
Dates: 1996