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Catalog Number 2007.45.82
Object Name Print, Photographic
Accession number 2007.45
Description Black and white photograph. Signal Corps #28487

Hand written on the front of the photograph states: "OVER FOR TEXT." Typed on a strip on the back of the photograph states: "GERMAN PRISONER WHO GAVE HIMSELF UP IN ORDER TO GET A JOB WITH THE AMERICAN FORCES. L TO R: SGT. JULIUS KEIN, CO. M, 313TH INF., 79TH DIVISION, JOHN CRUES, AND BOCHE PRISONER, PVT. ARTHUR MCCAIN, INTELLIGENCE SECT., 79TH DIVISION, AT ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY-SEVENTH INF. B RIG., 79TH DIVISION, P.C. [post command] MOUILLY, MEUSE, FRANCE. OCTOBER 21, 1918."

From the service of 2nd Lt. John H. Engel, U.S. Army Signal Corps, AEF.
Date October 21, 1918
Year Range from 1918
Year Range to 1918
Place Mouilly, Meuse, France
People Kein, Sergeant Julius
Crues, John
McCain, Arthur
Subjects Prisoners of war
Post of Commands
World War I
German
Search Terms US Army Signal Corps, AEF
79th Division
313th Infantry
Intelligence Section
157th Infantry Brigade
Print size 16.5 x 21.5 cm