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Tales of the 10th: The Mountain Troops and American Skiing

November 26th, 2021 · Comments Off on Tales of the 10th: The Mountain Troops and American Skiing · City Library, Events, Main Branch, West Branch

On November 15, 1941, the first unit of what would become the 10th Mountain Division was activated. The 10th Mountain was a unique American military unit that recruited and trained skiers and mountaineers to operate in mountain and winter warfare.

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