Major General W. G. "Haan & Personal Staff

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Description Gelatin print of Major General William G. "Haan & Personal Staff/Oct. 2nd 1917".
Year Range from 1917
Event World War I
Year range to 1917
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Outdoor view of Major General William G. Haan and his Personal Staff. Taken on the front porch of the surgeon's office at Camp MacArthur near Waco, Texas. The officers are seated on a bench with two standing in rear. They left to right front: Colonel george M. Russell, Division Inspector; Major General William G. Haan, commanding 32nd Division; Lieutenant Colonel John H. Howard, Division Adjutant. Left to right second row: Lieutenant Colonel Alan L. Briggs, Assistant Chief of Staff; and Colonel Hjalmer Erickson, Division Quatermaster. General Haan assumed command of the 32nd Division on August 26, 1917 and commanded it through all its campaigns and the occupation of Germany.
Object ID P2005.16.1
Object Name Print, Photographic
People Haan, William G.
Russell, George M.
Howard, John H.
Briggs, Alan L.
Erickson, Hjalmer
Place Camp MacArthur, TX
Print size 8" x 10"
Subjects Group Photographs
World War I
Camp MacArthur
32nd Division
Title Major General W. G. "Haan & Personal Staff
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