WORLD WAR I
Kit, Shaving

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Description Shaving Kit: olive drab canvas with four fold-over flaps; snap closure; straps in center to hold razor blades, razor head, and razor handle. Marked "H.C.C"

Harvey Christensen enlisted in Company F, 2nd Wisconsin National Guard on June 2, 1917. He reported for active duty on July 15, 1917 when Company F became Company C, 150th Machine Gun Battalion, 42nd "Rainbow Division". He was hospitalized with Shell Shock on July 30, 1918 near Chateau Thierry, France. He was promoted to corporal on November 24, 1918.
Dimensions W-6.5 L-8.5 inches
Year Range from 1917
Event World War I
Year range to 1918
Object ID 141-4-T1
Object Name Kit, Shaving
People Christensen, Harvey
Used Christensen, Harvey
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