|Object Name||Postcard, Inscribed|
Postcard Date: December 24, 1918
Postcard To: Master Almo O'Kell
Postcard From: Papa
Full Transcription: "Dear Baby: This is the Bridge that the 1st division crossed over the Rhine on Dec. 12, 1918. We were the first U.S. troops to ever cross over the Rhine. This bridge will open so boats can go through. With Love, Papa
Picture on Front: View of the river Rhine with buildings on the side of the river. To the right the bridge is crossing the river, people walking on bridge. Labeled, " Coblenz a. Rh. Schiffbriicke"
From the service of Sergeant 1st Class Almo E. O'Kell, 1st Division, 1st Sanitary Train, Field Hospital 3, AEF.
|Date||December 24, 1918|
|Year Range from||1918|
|Year Range to||1918|
World War I
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