Josiah Clark Chatfield WWI archive, 1917-1994
Scope and Contents
The personal ephemera includes Chatfield's application for examination for a commission in the Field Artillery of the Officers' Reserve; identity papers and authorization papers for leaves of absence to travel to France and Belgium; a photocopy of ambulance station lists of unit service arrival in the American Expeditionary Forces; a photocopy of the Ambulance Section Headquarters' list of actions, dates, and number of patients evacuated; maps of the war front; a YMCA booklet of Christmas carols, 1917; Chatfield's shoulder patch; autograph and carbon copy typescript lists of names and addresses of Rainbow Division veterans; and press cuttings about the Rainbow Division and its members.
The photographs consist of 23 snapshots and photographic postcards of scenes from the war, including scenes of Camp Mills, Long Island, New York; ambulances and field dressing station; portraits of Capt. Samuel J. Bradfield and Ward Halbert (co-author with Chatfield of Iodine and Gasoline); snapshot of Carl Ammons and Hugo "Hap" Gruenberg in the Argonne Woods; photo of Chatfield in combat uniform and a photocopy of a photo of Chatfield in dress uniform; and scenes of the Ambulance Co. 167 homeward bound for Tulsa, Oklahoma.
- 1917 - 1994
Use and Copyright
Biographical / Historical
0.25 Linear Feet (1 half-sized document box)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Chatfield, Josiah Clark, 1895-1996
- United States. Army. Ambulance Company, 167th
- United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces
- United States. Army. Infantry Division, 42nd
- United States. Army. Sanitary Train, 117th
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- France
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Western Front
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Correspondence.
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Photographs.
- World War, 1914-1918 -- United States.
- World War, 1914-1918.
- Josiah Clark Chatfield WWI archive, 1917-1994
- Under Revision
- Special Collections staff
- 2007 May
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