10th Mountain Division reunion in Vail | VailDaily.com

10th Mountain Division reunion in Vail

Vail Daily staff report
Vail, CO Colorado

VAIL, Colorado – The 10th Mountain Division annual reunion is set for Tuesday. Veterans are meeting at the 10th Ski Trooper statue at 10 a.m. and will spend the day in Vail.

Veterans Earl Clark and Dick Over are also giving a presentation, “Tales from the 10th,” at the Colorado Ski Museum on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. They will show slides, take about the history of how the 10th was formed, Minnie Dole’s influence, the skiers and mountaineers that were chosen for the division, a chronology of their training leading up to the conquering of Riva Ridge, the troopers traverse of Tennessee Pass, Pete Seibert and Vail, and the influence the 10th had in Colorado and ski resorts around the country.

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