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Inserted page front: Benton or Benton (Y.M.C.A) with 7th Division under Gen. Sawple. Met wife and daughter at Helen Reed's; Where is M.P.O.-705 Base Hospital No. (Josephine Hughes); 7 Villejuste 12 fr a day- 3 meals Mr. Merritt suggestion. Amer. Cut rate Druge store 38 Rue Mont Thabor; Back: 1st Sient. M. L. Booz 139th Inf. U.S.R. Las ru at Eu. % The wrauglois-Evanston, Lee; 2nd Lieut. B.L. Kessinger Cav. U.S.R.-A.E.F. Horse Cave, Ky. B.S. Woodard 1st Lieut-U.S.R. 1640 E. 13th Ave. Denver; Hotel des Frevalides Way 25-1918 and drive Pleasant "ships in the night" in leave in Paris.
Hewey Little Co. A. 138th Inf. Hardice, Wo. (Au and Aus. D. Witte) Room 92-Nouvel; A.P.O. 753 (Limoges) James E. Walton Corp. Battery D. 77th F.A.
Source- 10/15/18 Room 92- Letter to be written; Blain-Moving order- Room 124; Room 44-Patnaude count casual pay; Room 46-Harry Sherman Fr. Book; Room 60 Dipitta-Box of toothpicks
Franz Ebert chancellor; Isaac Racing Cobello 960 Park Ave New York City, N.Y; Clarence Dougherty M.F. C. # 308 A.E.F.
Newspaper reporter met for a moment at Deurecey[?], gave me the souvenir pin; Frank A Coleagno 12 Lawrence St Yonkers, N.Y.; Ben M. Kreger 203 Middle St Portsmouth VA Ambulance Co 115 Sanitary Train 104-29th-
Elmer Wakeley 3.u. inf Co. G. Springfield, Ohio; Ferdinand F. Wolfram Jr. Hdq. Co. 109th Inf.; 202 W. Rittenhouse St. Gtn. Phila. Pa.
Pvt Arthur E. Becker Co. M. 137th Inf. 3 K. n. of Very Verdun Sector. Corp. Edgar B. Wilsie (St. Louis) Battery c. 128th F.A.
Testament Abott; Booker Sources-Room 43- Sutterfield-Nouvel-Main 11/13/18 has ward overcoat
12/14/18 Received of Miss E.E. McGee acct. Amer. Red Cross Gillette Shaving Outfit Co. 5 115th Shelly J. Shields Former prisoner)
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10/15/14 Nouvel 3rd fl-tobacco; 5th' Reichert Sweater; 3rd floor Room 78 Ritchey-egg omelet; Laita " " French fried potatoes; 1st fl. Room 14-Yerkins grapes-10 francs-; 2nd fl. Room 56 Wm F. R.C. boy-Roberts Paul Moore "
10/19/18 (Hillwau) Herbert Warriner ward-Nouvel Left 100 fr. at field H; Henry Fulcher Left money-20 fr.; Room 57 Singleton grapes; Cot 377-4th Fl. Nicola Dipaolo Prayer book.
Sweater; 11/14/18; Columbus Mathena Ward A-Nouvel 11/13/18
Sternberger 605 W. 137th St N.Y.; Clements-Geneva, Ala; Lenhardt Somerset, Pa.
3 returned prisoners (Nouvel) Leon Sternberger Co C. 165th Inf. (N.Y.) Pvt. "My dear lad" Sylvester J. Clements ("Alabama") Co. F. 167th Inf. 42nd Div.; John H. Lenhardt Co. C. 110th Inf. 28th Div. (Phila); Pvt. Howard Farmer Co. C. 166th Inf.
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Good looking, strong young westerner- Main ward, Nouvel. John R. Coonen Co. A. 28 Inf. Yakima, Wash. 19 yrs old; Abraham Jaffe Co. K. 314 Inf "Red" Mr. A. Jaffe One lpd[?] shelly 121 Chestnut St. Coatesville PA Little "Red, the Russian"
"Tony" Tall, good looking Italian Yoli Mr. William Yoli 409-E. 100 St Ten York City made xmas stars. Co. M.-56th Inf.; 113 Fhance[?] Doran 29 106 Washington St Hoboken NJ; 113th Inf. 29th Div. Co. J. Nus is "Hoboken."
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Christmas 1918 Vittel; With the wish bone; Sgt. William David Moore Bty. C. 324 F.A.H. 144 West Columbia St. Springfield Ohio. Packed the souvenir box 12/27/18 The finest sergeant in the U.S. Army.
Sgt. Sherman W. Edwards Hy. 108th Ammunitions Train 33rd Division. Address 163 N. Euclid Avenue. Oak Park, Illinois. Ate xmas dinner with these two.
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Man from 104th also pres now at Ores; Russell Morrin 104th Reg Co. A. Sherrill, N.Y.
Shelby Shields imprison about a month (29th Div.) (1285860) Gave me "Gott mit us." buckle Corp. Co. J. 115th Inf. In prison since Oct 15 Hsp. near Jriveny (wounded) Dont know [?] hosp.
Third hosp. Trier. One Amer. died- not know who. Mother Mrs. Mary R. Shields Fruitland, Md. Shot gun orde in back. Came here 12/7/18.
Bernard Mich. Thos. Jensen (1280540) Co. E. 114th Inf. (Brother of Mich. Julius S. Jensen (1280539) co. E. 114th Inf. last saw him Oct 22-18 in Argonne Woods Just advance. Was a runner in
Co. L. same regiment at time of engagement. Supposed to keep communcation on live bet. Co. E. and Co. F. Co. F. was practically wiped out.
John E. Barbaner Pvt. Hdqs Co. 165th Inf. (Co. 69-N.Y) gave me epaulet Boche (13 number) prisoner 2 days took epaulet himself Laudres St. Georges Hill 263.
Piece of shrapnel fell between his legs on motorcycle tank. Demelle Garey, Hdqs. Co. 10th Mach Gun. Oct 5-19-18 bet. Cuisy and Sept. Sarges- wounded 2 days later. From Medford, Mass.
A.P.O. (Limoges) 753
Edward W. Pearson- Transferred- Oct 2-18 to A.P.O. 753- Sent testament- 10/15/18; Arthur E. Becker Pvt. M Co. 137th Inf. A.E.F. Anti-Tank bullet. 3 kilometers n. of Very, Verdun sector.; Allen E. Norton, 142 Sheldon St Portland, Ore. (Source) Corp. Co. L. 26th Inf. Taken off [ms. illegible] dead soldier about 5 of Oct in Verdun sector.
Loose leaf inserted in back: John L. Bowers "Right Foot Squad" (2424394) Co. C. 308th Ammunition Train. (Cleveland, O.)
From the service of Eleanor McGee, American Red Cross nurse at Base Hospital # 23 "The Nouvel" located in Vittel, Vosges, France from 1918-1919 (?).
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