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Catalog Number 1986.213.67
Object Name Letter
Accession number 1986.213
Description Full transcription of text follows:


[Burnaham-Munger-Root Dry Goods Co. letterhead] Copy. Headquarters 177th Infantry Brigade, American Expeditionary Forces, November 12, 1918. From: Major General Frank L. Winn, U.S.A. To: 1st Lieut. J.K.B. Hockaday, 177th Inf. Brigade. Subject: Appreciation of Services Rendered. The Brigade Commander desires to express his appreciation of your excellent service as liaison officer with the division during the period of active operations. Your work has been extremely valuable and your bearing under fire exemplary during all the operations, which have included great drives of September 12-13, Novermber 1-2, and the final advance of November 11th and the attendant operations. Frank L. Winn Major General, U.S.A. Commanding.

From the service of James Kellogg Burnham Hockaday, First Lieutenant, 354th Infantry, 89th Division.
Date November 12, 1918
Year Range from 1918
Year Range to 1918
People Hockaday, James Kellogg Burnham
Subjects World War I
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Military life
Military service