Dorothy Hornberger First World War Correspondence Collection



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correspondence, Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa, postal service, Camp Dodge, Iowa, Davenport, Iowa, family, September 1917, 1917, field artillery, United States, United States Army, army, Supply Company, 339th Battalion, war work, Y.M.C.A, navy, health and sickness, postal service, boredom, discontent, post card, morale, relatives, home front, reacreational activities, reading, packages, kindness, gifts, gifts from home, magazines, books, literature, camaraderie, personal stories, Reveille, drill, training, education, march, soldiers, food, signalling, Taps, militarism, noise, visitation, visits, Uncle Sam, patriotism, romance, bible, faith, faith and religion, religion, priests, West Burlington, Ia., Christianity, duty, conditions in the trenches, soldiers' slang, transfer, employment, munitions, clothing, rank, chivalry, guns, war aims, war in the air, mobilization, hope, inspection, barracks, quarters, draft, conscription, recruitment and enlistment, recruits, military leaders, leave, pictures, photography, medical services, medicine, medical treatment, disease, rest, leisure, loneliness, youth

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World War I; World War One; Dorothy Hornberger; Clarence Lindstadt; September 12, 1917; World War, 1914 1918; United States; Davenport (Ia.) -- History -- 20th Century; Camp Dodge (Ia.); War and Civilization -- History -- 20th Century; United States. Army; United States. Army. Supply Company. 339th Battalion; United States. Army. Field Artillery; World war 1914 1918 - Equipment and supplies; World war 1914 1918 - Medical care; World war 1914 1918 - War work - Fort Dodge, Ia.; Fort Dodge, Ia. - History - 20th century


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Dorothy Hornberger First World War Correspondence #01



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