Texas 36th Infantry Division Memorial

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Photocopy of a photograph and information about a memorial for the "Texas" 36th Infantry Division. The 36th were the first American troops to invade Hitler's Europe at Salerno Beach, Italy, on September 9, 1943. Some information about the division's service record and awards and citations is included. Donated on May 30, 1991 by L. M. "Buddy" Sinclair and Katie Sinclair.

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1 photocopy , b&w : 7.5 in. x 10.25 in.

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Creator: Unknown. c. 1991.

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This text is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Sulphur Springs Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 263 times . More information about this text can be viewed below.

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Sulphur Springs Public Library

The Sulphur Springs Public Library features images of Texans Katie and Buddy Sinclair during WWII. Images include foreign currency, WWII troops, and Camp Bowie. Buddy Sinclair served in the "Texas" 36th Infantry Division. These materials were scanned for the Rescuing Texas History project.

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Photocopy of a photograph and information about a memorial for the "Texas" 36th Infantry Division. The 36th were the first American troops to invade Hitler's Europe at Salerno Beach, Italy, on September 9, 1943. Some information about the division's service record and awards and citations is included. Donated on May 30, 1991 by L. M. "Buddy" Sinclair and Katie Sinclair.

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1 photocopy , b&w : 7.5 in. x 10.25 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

Rescuing Texas History 2007, presents materials from fifteen partners: Anderson County Historical Commission; Austin History Center, Austin Public Library; Bosque County Historical Commission; Childress County Heritage Museum; Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History; Dallas Heritage Village; First Christian Church, Port Arthur; Heritage House Museum, Orange; Historic Rose Marine Theater; Kemah Historical Society; Museum of the American Railroad; Palestine Public Library; Sanger Public Library; Sulphur Springs Public Library; and Val Verde Historical Commission.

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  • c. 1991

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  • c. 1940 - c. 1945

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  • Oct. 14, 2007, 11:14 p.m.

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Texas 36th Infantry Division Memorial, text, c. 1991; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth28942/: accessed August 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Sulphur Springs Public Library.