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By Randy W. Baumgardner

This striking booklet information the fantastic background of the tenth Mountain department. shaped to fill the necessity for elite mountain troops, this can be the tale of a prestigious department, from its inception via at the present time, together with formation and early education, Camp Hale, The Kiska project, D-Series, Camp rapid, battling in Europe, deactivation following WWII, and reactivation of the trendy mild department. additionally it is precise tales written by way of tenth Mtn. Div. veterans, over 800 veterans' biographies.

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