Souvenir Postcard

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Admin/Biog History Otto Suess was born in Oshkosh, Wisconsin October 10, 1890. He worked as a shipping clerkprior to enlisting in Company F, 2nd Wisconsin National Guard. He tranferred with the rest of the company to the US Army and was assigned to Company C, 150th Machine Gun Battalion. He was later assigned to the Headquarters Detachment. He was promoted to Private First Class and Corporal. He survived the war and returned April 28, 1919.
Collection World War I Small Collections
Dates of Accumulation 1917-1919
Abstract Decorative souvenir postcard "Souvenir de France" with embossed decorative border and embroidered flags of the United States and France over a pair of shaking hands on cloth. Used by Private Otto Suess, Company C, 150th Machine Gun Battalion.
Event World War I
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Legal Status Oshkosh Public Museum
Object ID SC411.10.16.10
Object Name Postcard
People Suess, Otto
Subjects World War I
150th Machine Gun Battalion
42nd Division
Postal cards
Title Souvenir Postcard
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