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Catalog Number 1977.13.51
Object Name Letter
Accession number 1977.13
Description Letter

1977.13.51_Lieutenant Colonel Arthur J. Elliott to Adjutant General_August 13, 1919_Page 01

August 13, 1919 From: Ex-Lieut. Colonel Arthur J. Elliott, 129th F. A. To: Adjutant General, Washington, D.C. Subject: Award of Distinguished Service Cross to Corporal Clyde C. Chilson, 1464365, Battery B, 129th F.A. 1. I am writing you in behalf of the relatives of Corporal Clyde Chilson, Btry B, 129th F.A., who was cited and recommended for the award of the Distinguished Service Cross in recent publication. issued by the War Department. Corporal Chilson's Mother requested that I write for her so that she will receive a copy of the citation and she will receive the Distinguished Service Cross. Her name is Mrs. Lottie Hewitt, 3712 Michigan, Kansas City, [Missouri]. Arthur J. Elliot, 930 Baltimore, Kansas City, [Missouri]. AJE j

From the service of Corporal Clyde Chilson, Battery B., 129th F.A., 35th Division, A.E.F.
Date n.d.
Subjects World War I
Military decorations
War casualties
Awards
Honor
Distinguished Service Cross