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World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy--Po River Valley

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

J. Charles "Charlie" Christensen collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 17.0021
Scope and Contents

This collection is related to J. Charles "Charlie" Christensen (Staff Sergeant) who served in the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater with Company B, 1st Battalion, 337th Infantry, 85th Infantry Division. The collection consists of scrapbooks, photographs, documents, and letters.

Dates: 1925-1989; Other: Date acquired: 09/22/2017

Gentges Family collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 18.0014
Scope and Contents

This collection relates to Staff Sergeant Charles R. Gentges who served with the 34th Infantry Division in the North African and Italian campaigns during World War II. He was awarded the Purple Heart Medal with two oak leaf clusters and the Bronze Star Medal. The collection also relates Charles R. Gentges' wife Florence, and daughter, Mary Elizabeth Gentges.

Dates: 1937-2018; Other: Date accessioned: 2018-05-07

Harold and Lester Hart collection

 Collection — Single Folder Collections - 2012 Box 1 (12.0001-12.0079), Folder: 12.0026 - Folder 1
Identifier: 12.0026
Content Description

This collection relates to Harold and Lee Hart who served in the Pacific Theater of Operations and European Theater of Operations respectively. This collection contains two manuscripts, "Bataan ... My Story", by Harold Hart, and "Never to Forget", by Les Hart, and an accompanying current newspaper photograph of Lester hart. Harold's manuscript recounts events from June 1941 - June 1946, and covers his training, station in Manila, capture, experiences as a Prisoner of War, liberation, and return home. Les' manuscript recounts his experiences in World War II from 1944 to 1945 with the 10th Mountain Infantry Division, 220th anti-tank Unit.

Dates: 1941-1946; Other: Date accessioned: 2012-05-31

John Arnold Hulshart collection

 Collection — Single Folder Collections - 2000 Box 11 (00.0328-00.0354), Folder: 00.0342
Identifier: 00.0342
Dates: Majority of material found within 1941-1944; Other: Date accessioned: 2000-06-13

Leon Lindauer collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 98.0767
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal effects, personal letters, and documents related to U.S. Army Infantryman Leon Lindauer who served with the 88th Infantry Division during World War II. Objects such as a posthumous Purple Heart, yarmulke, writing utensils, personal toiletries, and Jewish prayer books are included in the collection. Lindauer's written collection includes biographical documents, primarily papers from his time as a Boy Scout before the war, and a vast number of personal letters to his family during the war. Also included are official letters of condolences and documentation concerning his burial and pension/insurance claims to his family after his killed in action death...
Dates: 1924-1948; Other: Majority of material found within 1943-1944; Other: Date acquired: 11/05/1998; Other: Date accessioned: 2020-04-21

George H. Rosenfield collection

 Collection — Single Folder Collections - 2003 Box 1 (03.0001-03.0029), Folder: 03.0029 - Folder 1
Identifier: 03.0029
Content Description

This collection relates to George H. Rosenfield who served in the 10th Mountain Division and 85th Infantry Regiment in the European Theater of Operations in Italy during World War II. This collection includes his 18-page, self-published memoir where he recounts his training at Camp Hale and combat in the North Apennines, Alps, and Po Valley. This collection also includes a veteran questionnaire about George H. Rosenfield.

Dates: Event: 1943-1946; Publication: February 2000; Other: Date accessioned: 2020-12-01