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Catalog Number 1985.53.1.352
Object Name Photograph
Accession number 1985.53
Description Black and white image of a French soldier sitting in front of a medical post. Narrow gauge railway track in foreground.

Caption written next to image on album page: Poste de Secours Vacherauville (One of S.S.U. 4's postes)

Image is from photo album 1985.53.1.

From the service of Walter Hamilton Lillie. Left Yale for service with American Field Service Sections 10 & 4, was an ambulance driver with the French Army on the Balkan Front (Greece, Albania and Serbia) and on the Western Front at Verdun. January 1918 enlisted in France in U.S. Signal Corps, Aviation Section. Completed anti-aircraft artillery school and commissioned 2nd Lieutenant, was at 2nd and 3rd Aviation Instruction schools, stationed at St. Aignan at Armistice.
Date n.d.
Place Vacherauville, France
Subjects World War I
Medical care
Narrow gauge railroads
Print size 12.8 x 17.8 cm