|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
Black and white photograph. Signal Corps #23661.
From the Catalogue of Official A.E.F. Photographs taken by the Signal Corps: "Another view of 25271". Entry for 25271 reads as follows: "Harry J. Adams, First sergeant, Company K, Three hundred and fifty-third Infantry, Eighty-ninthDivision, of Rochester, N. Y., came over with the first 700. On September 12 he was told by lieutenant to see if there were any more Germans in town, after he and the lieutenant had captured 80. Adams saw a German run into a house and he followed. He entered in time tosee the Boche go through a trap door in the wall. At that time he had two shots left in his automatic. He fired these through the door and told him to come out. This left him withan empty pistol. The Boche came out; with him came 1 lieutenant colonel, 18 staff officers, and 355 soldiers. Bouillonville, Meurthe et Moselle, France. Sept. 20, 1919."
|Date||September 20, 1919|
|Year Range from||1919|
|Year Range to||1919|
|Place||Bouillonville, Meurthe et Moselle, France|
Adams, Harry J.
World War I
US Army Signal Corps, AEF
|Print size||21.5 x 17 cm|
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