Dorothy Hornberger First World War Correspondence Collection



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correspondence, Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa, postal service, Camp Dodge, Iowa, Davenport, Iowa, family, October 23, 1917, 1917, field artillery, United States, United States Army, army, Supply Company, children, medical treatment, medicine, medical services, health and sickness, marching and drill, training, Des Moines, Ia., parade, celebration, President William Howard Taft, commemoration, personal stories, Burlington, Ia., Major General Plummer, Wallace, confederates, U.S. War Department, military leaders, infantry, military unit, patriotism, mobilization, travel, France, Civil War, government, rank, promotion, uniform, clothing, kit, visits, going home, barracks, location, brother, food, homesickness, Uncle Sam

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World War I; World War One; Dorothy Hornberger; Clarence Lindstadt; October 23, 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;


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Dorothy Hornberger First World War Correspondence #05



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