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Catalog Number 2002.50.35
Object Name Card, Identification
Accession number 2002.50
Description Full transcription of text follows:

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Telephone: Elysees 64-45 - 64-46 L-3 IDENTITY CARD Headquarters in Europe AMERICAN PILGRIMAGE GOLD STAR MOTHERS AND WIDOWS 146, Avenue des Champs-Elysees, Paris The bearer of this card, Mrs F.X. Sr. Fraas is in France to visit the grave of her son who lost his life in the World War. She is a member of the official Pilgrimage organized by the United States Government, called "GOLD STAR MOTHERS PILGRIMAGE". Her address in Paris is HOTEL LUTETIA BOULEVARD RASPAIL You are requested to give her aid or assistance if needed. In case of accident to the bearer of this card, please telephone to the number indicated above or conduct the bearer to the Commissariat de Police du Grand Palais. [signature] RICAHRD T. ELLIS, Colonel, United States Army Officer in charge. Traduction au verso.

From the Gold Star (War Mothers and Widows) Pilgrimage of Agnes Fraas, mother of Frank X. Fraas, Jr., 1931. Private Fraas was a member of 129th Field Artillery Regiment, 35th Division, AEF and was killed on October 7, 1918. He is buried at the St. Mihiel American Cemetery.
Date n.d.
People Fraas, Agnes
Subjects World War I
ID cards
Gold Star Mothers
Gold Star pilgrimmage
Search Terms Gold Star Mothers