The Resource Caspar F. Cowan papers, (manuscript)

Caspar F. Cowan papers, (manuscript)

Label
Caspar F. Cowan papers, 1943-1944, 1997
Title
Caspar F. Cowan papers
Inclusive dates
1943-1944, 1997
Creator
Contributor
Donor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The collection contains copies of three memoirs written by Cochran: "A Staff Sergeant's View of Mt. Belvedere" (ca.1997); "Kiska: The Biggest Dry Run of the Ski Trooper Clan" (ca.19970; "In the North Apennines of Italy, Winter 1945" (ca.1997); and copies of twenty photographs dating from 1943-1944
Note
Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.
Member of
Biographical or historical data
Caspar Cowan was born in Calais, Me., in 1915 and joined the Army as a Private at Boston, Mass. in 1942. At the time of his enlistment, he had one year of college and was unmarried. Cowan joined the 10th Mountain Division at Fort Lewis, Wash. and was assigned to Company E of the 87th Infantry Regiment, later transferring to Company G of the 87th. He served at Camp Hale, Colo., Fort Ord, Tex., Kiska Island, Alaska, Camp Carson, Colo., and Camp Swift, Tex. before being sent to Italy. Cowan received the Bronze Star medal for his actions near Polla in 1945. After service in Italy, as a 1st Lieutenant he commanded Company E of the 87th at Camp Carson, Colo.
Cataloging source
DPL
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1915-
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Cowan, Caspar F.
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1915-
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Cowan, Caspar F.
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  • Cowan, Caspar F
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Military maneuvers
  • Soldiers
  • Ski troops
  • Camp Hale (Colo.)
  • Camp Swift (Tex.)
Label
Caspar F. Cowan 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
Caspar Cowan;
System control number
  • ocn243792529
  • (OCoLC)243792529
Label
Caspar F. Cowan 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
Caspar Cowan;
System control number
  • ocn243792529
  • (OCoLC)243792529

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