The Resource Robert W. Yank papers

Robert W. Yank papers

Label
Robert W. Yank papers, 1942-1945, 1982
Title
Robert W. Yank papers
Inclusive dates
1942-1945, 1982
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection contains clippings (1942-1943), Bronze Medal citation (1945), 10th Mountain Divsion song lyrics (circa 1944), Combat Mountaineering School instructor check list (1944), military tags (1945), Denver Service Men's Center stationary, portrait sketch of Robert W.Yank, postcards from Italy (1982)
Note
Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.
Biographical or historical data
Robert William Yank was born on May 14, 1924 in Shasta, Calif. and enlisted in the Army at Berkeley, Calif. on December 15, 1942. At the time of his enlistment he was unmarried and had completed one year of college. Yank joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colo. where he was assigned to Company D of the 86th Infantry Regiment, and also served with Company K of the 85th Infantry Regiment. He later served at Camp Swift, Tex. and Italy. During combat operations at Monteforte, he was awarded the Bronze Star medal for his actions on March 8, 1945. Yank attained the rank of Technical Sargeant. He died on September 7, 2012 in Sonoma, Calif.
Cataloging source
DPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1924-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yank, Robert W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yank, Robert W
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Soldiers
  • Ski troops
Label
Robert W. Yank 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)
Governing access note
Contact Western History and Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
George Engel;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
x
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1099570790
  • (OCoLC)on1099570790
Label
Robert W. Yank 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)
Governing access note
Contact Western History and Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
George Engel;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
x
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1099570790
  • (OCoLC)on1099570790

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