Sergeant Kurt Graf

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Collection Richard Procknow
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Description Gelatin print on cardstock of Sergeant Kurt Graf.
Year Range from 1917
Event World War I
Year range to 1917
Medium Photographic Paper/Ink
Notes Full standing view of Sergeant Kurt Graf. He wears a Model 1902 Tunic with sergeant's chevrons on the sleeve; collar disks and garrison hat. He is standing in front of a conical tent.
Kurt Graf enlisted in Company F, 2nd Wisconsin National Guard on March 1, 1914. On August 9, 1917 he was assigned with Company F, to Company C, 150th Machine Gun Battalion, 42nd Division. He was appointed Sergeant on August 15, 1917 and Stable Sergeant on August 11, 1917. He was killed in action on July 28, 1918 from shrapnel wounds to the chest. He was burried at Chateua de le Foret.
Object ID P1935.19.3
Object Name Print, Photographic
People Graf, Kurt
Print size 3" x 6"
Subjects Portrait photographs
World War I
2nd Wisconsin National Guard
150th Machine Gun Battalion
42nd Division
Title Sergeant Kurt Graf
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