Doughboys with Wagon

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Collection John T. Matschi
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Description Gelatin print of Doughboys with Wagon.
Year Range from 1917
Event World War I
Year range to 1919
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Candid outdoor image by Sergeant John Matschi. The image shows a group of Doughboys with wagon pulled by cows in the street of a French village. A boy wearing a military cap , possibly their mascot, is posed in front. The soldiers wear gas mask bags, rubber boots, caps and helmets. These are probably members of Company C, 150th Machine Gun Battalion, 42nd "Rainbow" Division.
Object ID P1935.27.598
Object Name Print, Photographic
Place France
Print size 3" x 4"
Subjects Villages
World War I
150th Machine Gun Battalion
42nd Division
Group Photographs
Horse drawn vehicless
Title Doughboys with Wagon
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