Vernon Brabazon's Grave in France

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Collection Vernon Brabazon
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Description Gelatin print of Vernon Brabazon's Grave in France.
Year Range from 1918
Event World War I
Year range to 1919
Medium Photographic Paper/Ink
Notes Outdoor view of the grave of Vernon Brabazon, Company B, 127th Infantry, 32nd Division. A simple wooden cross with his name and unit mark the site in a cemetery. An inscription on back reads: " Malon Moyel Belle/Aisne Belfonte/France".
Vernon A. Brabazon was born in Gladstone, MI May 18, 1893, the son of Elbert William and Margaret Brabazon. He came to Oshkosh with his family in 1910. He enlisted in Company B, 2nd Wisconsin National Guard in 1916 and saw service on the Mexican Border. Old Company B became Company B, 127th Infantry, 32nd Division in 1917. He was killed in battle August 1, 1918 at Bellvue Farm near Sergy, France. His remains were returned to Oshkosh in 1921.
Object ID P1935.11.6
Object Name Print, Photographic
People Brabazon, Vernon Andrew
Print size 2" x 3"
Subjects World War I
Death & burial
127th United States Infantry
32nd Division
Title Vernon Brabazon's Grave in France
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