1st Sergeant Charles Gaisser

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Collection John T. Matschi
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Description Gelatin print of 1st Sergeant Charles Gaisser.
Year Range from 1917
Event World War I
Year range to 1918
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Studio portrait of 1st Sergeant Charles Gaisser, Company F, 26th Infantry (US Regulars), 1st Infantry Division. The image shows him standing wearing Model 1917 Uniform, non-regulation hunting boots, and holding a campaign hat and gloves. He wears 1st Sergeant's chevrons on both sleeves and a "Sharpshooter" Qualification Bdge above his left pocket. He attended Army Officers Candidate School with John T. Matschi from December 1, 1917 until March 9, 1918. He apparently graduated from the course, while John did not.
Object ID P1935.27.635
Object Name Postcard, Photographic
People Gaisser, Charles
Place France
Print size 3.5" x 5.5"
Subjects Soldiers
World War I
Portrait photographs
United States Army
Title 1st Sergeant Charles Gaisser
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