|Object Name||Art, Shell|
75mm shell casing vase carrying a U.S. 39th Division design.
The vase is decorated with raised text and the encircled delta symbol of the U.S. 39th Division on a finely stippled field. The embossed area is ringed by the wavy design that extends from the vase's fluted lower section. The inscription seems to commemorate the 142nd Field Artillery of the 39th Division.
Inscription:14 18 HENRY J DIEANGER 142 39
Headstamp: 75 DEC SC 717 17 BG
Dieanger, Henry J
World War 1
142nd Field Artillery