The Resource Gordon McWade papers, (manuscript)

Gordon McWade papers, (manuscript)

Label
Gordon McWade papers, 1942-1943
Title
Gordon McWade papers
Inclusive dates
1942-1943
Creator
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection contains three letters written by Gordon McWade to his family (1942-1943)
Note
Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.
Biographical or historical data
Gordon "Tiny" McWade was born on August 5, 1917 in Melrose, Mass. and enlisted in the Army on April 17, 1942 at Boston, Mass. At the time of enlistment, he had completed high school and had served with the Civilian Conservation Corps stationed in Vt. McWade was recruited by Charles "Minnie" Dole, president of the National Ski Patrol and began his basic training at Ft. Lewis, Wash. as a member of the Headquarters Company, 3rd Battalion of the 87th Infantry Regiment. He was deployed to Kiska Island, Alaska in 1943 and later served in Italy where he was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for his actions at Lake Garda on April 27, 1945. McWade achieved the rank of Technician 5. He died in Groton, Mass. on February 11, 2011.
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DPL
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1917-2011
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McWade, Gordon
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1942-1943
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Gordon McWade papers
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  • Gordon McWade papers
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Soldiers
  • Ski troops
Label
Gordon McWade 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
Gordon McWade;
System control number
  • (OCoLC)851330264
  • (OCoLC)ocn851330264
  • 1057316
Label
Gordon McWade 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
Gordon McWade;
System control number
  • (OCoLC)851330264
  • (OCoLC)ocn851330264
  • 1057316

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