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AM20-037, 1944-2002


Scope and Contents

Form: Descendents of 103d Division Men of WWII for historical records of the Texas WWII Historical Monument Fund

Booklet: "Cactus M.P.s, Camp Howze, Texas, 1944

Memoir: Untitled, by Justin A. Heid, about the 103d Division M.P.s and their work with P.W. (Prisoner of War) Cages

Photograph: 1 3/4 x 1 1/2, B&W, June 16, 1945

Newsletter: News from the Cactus Patch, January 2002

Newsletter: Cacus Macs, scattered issues, May 1993-November 2002

Book: Report after Action: The Story of the 103d Infantry Division by Ralph Mueller and Jerry Turk; artist: Bill Barker. [Innsbruck, Austria] Headquarters, 103d Infantry Division, U.S. Army, 1945. OCLC# 5256322

Book: 103rd Infantry Division: "the trail of the cactus", publishing consultant Douglas W. Sikes; 103rd Infantry Division Editorial Staff, Harold M. Branton, author. Paducah, Ky: Turner Pub. Co., 1996


  • Creation: 1944-2002


Conditions Governing Access

Noncirculating; available for research.


0.40 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

From the Collection: French


Items relating to Herbert Gauderer and his service with the 103d Infantry.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Linda McRae (niece of Herbert Gauderer) via Dr. Swope

Repository Details

Part of the Historical Manuscripts and Photographs Repository

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