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Camp Hale

Added by yongli on 09/10/2015 - 11:52, last changed on 05/16/2017 - 08:07
Built in the Pando Valley north of Leadville in 1942, Camp Hale served as the training grounds for the US Army’s Tenth Mountain Division during World War II. Troops learned to ski, snowshoe, and climb at the camp, allowing them to perform important operations in northern Italy in early 1945. Many...

Granada War Relocation Center (Amache)

Added by yongli on 01/30/2017 - 10:01, last changed on 05/09/2017 - 18:09
The federal government built the Granada War Relocation Center, also known as Camp Amache, after the bombing of Pearl Harbor to imprison Japanese Americans during World War II. Fearing that Japanese Americans might sympathize with Japan and work against the United States during the war, the federal...
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