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Field auditor's staff, 14th National Cantonement, Camp Funston, Fort Riley, Kansas - Page

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This panoramic photograph shows the field auditor's staff at Camp Funston. The men are dressed in civilian clothes. Behind the men at the left side of the image is a freight car for the New York Central Lines. Camp Funston was established at Fort Riley, Kansas, after the outbreak of World War I and work began on the camp in the summer of 1917. The camp was named after Brigadier General Frederick Funston who grew up in Iola, Kansas, and who became well known for his role in the Philippines during the Spanish American War.

Creator: Williams, Verne O. & Stead, Chas A., K.C. Mo.
Date: October 03, 1917

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Item Number: 226887
Call Number: 1990/004/05
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 226887

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