Lieutenant Charles Evan Hurlbutt

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Collection Charles Evan Hurlbutt
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Description Gelatin print on postcard of Officer's Traing School, Ft. Sheridan.
Year Range from 1917
Event World War I
Year range to 1917
Medium Photographic Paper/Ink
Notes Outdoor view of a group of Officer's Traing School students, Ft. Sheridan, IL Lieutenant Charles Evan Hurlbutt is standing 3rd from right with an "X" above his head. They are all wearing overcoats; cartidge belts; campaign hats; and hold Model 1903 Sprigfield Rifles.
Charles Evan Hurlbutt was born in Oshkosh on September 16, 1892, the son of Grant and Hannah Williams Hurbutt. He graduated in 1917 from Officer's Training School at Fort Sheridan, IL and was assigned as a 2nd Lieutenant to Company K, 23rd United States Infantry, 2nd Division. He was killed in action in July 1918. His body was returned from France and burried at Riverside Cemetery, Block 137, Lot 6.
Object ID P1935.16.3
Object Name Postcard, Photographic
People Hurlbutt, Charles Evan
Place Ft. Sheridan, IL
Print size 3.5" x 5.5"
Subjects Group photographs
World War I
Military training
Title Lieutenant Charles Evan Hurlbutt
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