The Resource Carl D. Kerekes papers, (manuscript)

Carl D. Kerekes papers, (manuscript)

Label
Carl D. Kerekes papers, 1944-2000
Title
Carl D. Kerekes papers
Inclusive dates
1944-2000
Creator
Contributor
Donor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Included in the collection are Kerekes' military records from office candidate school (1944) and a copy of his memoir: "Recollections - Ski Troops at War" (2000)
Note
Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.
Member of
Biographical or historical data
Carl D. Kerekes was born in Mich. in 1924 and enlisted as a Private in the Army at Kalamazoo, Mich. in 1943. At the time of his enlistment he had completed four years of high school, worked as a payroll clerk or timekeeper and was unmarried. Kerekes joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colo. and was assigned to the 90th Infantry Regiment, later to Company C and G of the 86th Infantry Regiment and then to Company B of the 85th. He attended Officer Candidate School at Fort Benning, Ga. from July through November 1944 before being transferred to Camp Swift, Tex. and then to Italy. Kerekes received the Bronze Star medal for his actions at Mt. Gorgolesco in February 1945, and the Silver Star medal for his actions at Mt. Della Spe in March 1945. He attained the rank of First Lieutenant. Kerekes died in 2007.
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DPL
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1924-2007
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Kerekes, Carl D.
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1924-2007
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Kerekes, Carl D.
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  • Kerekes, Carl D
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Military maneuvers
  • Soldiers
  • Ski troops
  • Camp Hale (Colo.)
  • Camp Swift (Tex.)
Label
Carl D. Kerekes papers, (manuscript)
Instantiates
Note
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory
Extent
1 envelope
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
Carl D. Kerekes;
System control number
  • ocn243959273
  • (OCoLC)243959273
Label
Carl D. Kerekes papers, (manuscript)
Note
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory
Extent
1 envelope
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
Carl D. Kerekes;
System control number
  • ocn243959273
  • (OCoLC)243959273

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