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A scrapbook created by John H. Plumb containing photographs documenting Plumb's training and service in World War I, taken mostly between November 6, 1917 to July 3, 1919. The scrapbook is entitled "Some Great Events of the Great War." It contains pictures of aviation and flights in Kansas as early as 1911, including Plumb's first plane ride in 1915. It also includes Plumb's medals earned at La Marne, France, and at the Battle of St. Mihiel in 1918. The bulk of the photographs document Plumb's training in the United States, departure from New York, arrival and activities in Sheffield, England, and service in France. Also included are photographs of naval battles and factory scenes manufacturing weapons. The photographs are arranged chronologically by event.

Creator: Plumb, John H.
Date: 1911-1919


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Item Number: 45382
Call Number: 2005-128.01
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 45382

World War I parade, Wichita, Kansas Harry Walter Colmery at a World War I cemetery in Europe. Harry Walter Colmery speaking at the Montsec Memorial Dedication, Montsec, France, August 3, 1937 George Seanor Robb

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