The Resource Linwood M. Erskine Jr. papers

Linwood M. Erskine Jr. papers

Label
Linwood M. Erskine Jr. papers, 1943-1946
Title
Linwood M. Erskine Jr. papers
Inclusive dates
1943-1946
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection contains 110 b/w photographs of Camp Hale, Colo., Northern Italy, Austria and Camp Carson, Colo.; personal correspondence (1945), mountain training materials (1943-1944), radio telegraph procedures (1943-1945), clothing and equipment record (1945), skiing and rock climbing qualifications (1945), 86th Infantry histories (ca.1945), Alumni association updates (ca.1946)
Note
Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.
Biographical or historical data
Linwood Mandeville Erskine Jr. was born on August 28, 1923 in Worcester, Mass. and elisted in the Army on March 30, 1943 at Fort Devens, Mass. At the time of enlistment he was unmarried, had completed four years of high school and working in the manufacture of automobiles. Erskine joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale. Colo. and was assigned to Company L of the 86th Infantry Regiment and also served with Headquarters of the Third Battalion of the 86th. He was later stationed at Camp Swift, Tex. before being sent to Italy. Erskine was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for his actions in the Apennine Mountains and Po Valley. He attained the rank of Sergeant.
Cataloging source
DPL
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1923-
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Erskine, Linwood, M.
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  • Erskine, Linwood, M.
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Military maneuvers
  • Soldiers
  • Ski troops
  • Camp Hale (Colo.)
Label
Linwood M. Erskine Jr. papers
Instantiates
Production
Note
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
other
Content type code
xxx
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
.25 linear ft. (1 box), 1 oversize photo box
Governing access note
Contact Western History and Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
Linwood M. Erskine Jr.;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
x
System control number
  • (OCoLC)747723823
  • (OCoLC)ocn747723823
  • 916536
Label
Linwood M. Erskine Jr. papers
Production
Note
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
other
Content type code
xxx
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
.25 linear ft. (1 box), 1 oversize photo box
Governing access note
Contact Western History and Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
Linwood M. Erskine Jr.;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
x
System control number
  • (OCoLC)747723823
  • (OCoLC)ocn747723823
  • 916536

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