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Catalog Number 1926.28.13
Object Name Print, Photographic
Accession number 1926.28
Description Black and white photograph. Signal Corps #11968. Typed on a white strip on the bottom of the photograph states "117th. Signal Battalion, operating field radio set, headquarters 42nd Division. Baccarat, France, May 4, 1918. Lieut. Orin E. Marvel in charge."

From the Catalogue of Official A.E.F. Photographs taken by the Signal Corps: "One hundred and seventeenth Signal Battalion (formerly First Signal Battalion, Missouri National Guard), operating field radio set, headquarters Forty-second Division. Bacarrat, France. May 4, 1918. Lieut. Orin B. Marvel in charge."
Date May 4, 1918
Year Range from 1918
Year Range to 1918
Place Baccarat, France
People Marvel, Orin E.
Subjects Radio broadcasting
Tents
U.S.
American
World War I
Search Terms US Army Signal Corps, AEF
117th Signal Corps Battalion
42nd Division
Print size 17x 21.5 cm
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