Cap, Garrison

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Description Model 1917 Enlisted Man's Overseas Cap: olive drab wool; flaps on each side; officer's darkened bronze "US" pin on left front; cotton lining; leather sweatband.

Walter A. Rumbarger served as a Wagoner in the 107th Train Headquarters, 32nd Division, during World War I. Enlisted April 26, 1918 at Dayton, Ohio, when he was 23 years old. He was involved in battles of: West of the Meuse River Sept. 26 to Oct. 2, 1918, Bois de la Grandemontaigne Oct. 4 to 30, 1918, East of Meuse Nov. 9 and 10, 1918.
Year Range from 1917
Event World War I
Year range to 1919
Material Wool/Cotton/Leather/Bronze
Object ID 7122-3
Object Name Cap, Garrison
People Rumbarger, Walter A.
Used Rumbarger, Walter A.
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