Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer. 1860 - 1985. Documentary Films. 1914 - 1944. THE 29TH DIVISION [WORLD WAR I]

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Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer. 1860 - 1985. Documentary Films. 1914 - 1944. THE 29TH DIVISION [WORLD WAR I]

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Summerall, Charles Pelot, 1867-1955

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Pershing, John J. (John Joseph), 1860-1948

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Hale, Harry Clay, 1861-1946

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Wright, William Mason, 1863-1943

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William Mason Wright (b. Sept. 24, 1863, Newark, N.J.-d. Aug. 16, 1943), Major General in the U.S. Army, graduated from West Point in 1883. He served in the Dominican Republic, the Philippines, and Mexico. He commanded the 3rd, 5th, and 7th Corps, 89th Division, and 1st Corps in the American Expeditionary Force in France in 1918 and 1919. He also served as deputy chief of staff, U.S. Army, following the War. He retired in December 1922. From the description of Wright, William Mason, ...

McAndrew, James William, 1862-1922

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Allen, Henry T. (Henry Tureman), 1859-1930

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Gordon, Walter Henry, 1863-1924

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Upton, LaRoy Sunderland, 1869-1927

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Grayson, Cary T. (Cary Travers), 1878-1938

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Haig, Douglas Haig, Earl, 1861-1928

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Jusserand, J. J. (Jean Jules), 1855-1932

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Jusserand was a French author and diplomat who was the French minister to Washington, 1902-1925. From the description of [Letters to] Prof. Yeomans / Jusserand. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 501844336 Jean Jules Jusserand was a French diplomat and author. He was ambassador to the United States from 1902 to 1925. A close friend of every U.S. President during that period, he did much to promote friendly Franco-American relations and to win the United States to the Allie...

Burtt, Wilson Bryant, 1875-1957

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Wilson Bryant Burtt (b. Jan. 1, 1875, Hinsdale, Illinois-d. March 21, 1957), Brigadier General in the U.S. Army, graduated from West Point in 1899. He served in Cuba and the Philippines, was an observer of German armies in the field, and also served in Mexico. During World War I, he served with the American Expeditionary Force as assistant chief Air Service and chief of staff, 5th Army Corps, participating in major offensives in 1917 and 1918. He received the Distinguished Service Medal and othe...

Morton, Charles Gould, 1861-1933

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Charles Gould Morton (b. Jan. 15, 1861, Cumberland, Me.-d. July 18, 1933), Major General in the U.S. Army, graduated from West Point in 1883. He served as inspector general in several Divisions and Departments and saw action in Panama, the Philippines, Mexico, and during World War I. He was commanding general of the 29th Division of the American Expeditionary Force. He retired in January 1925. From the description of Morton, Charles Gould, 1861-1933 (U.S. National Archives and Record...