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Catalog Number 1940.2.6
Object Name Belt, Money
Accession number 1940.2
Description Chamois money belt manufactured by Abercrombie & Fitch Co.

From the service of 1st Lt. William T. Fitzsimons, Medical Officer's Reserve Corps, U.S. Army Base Hospital #5 Operating with British Hospital #10. Fitzsimons was the first American Officer killed in the War. He and 3 privates were killed in a bombing on September 4, 1917.
People Fitzsimons, William T.
Subjects World War 1