Two Galesburg boys leave to join the ambulance corps

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Title

Two Galesburg boys leave to join the ambulance corps

Description

A brief notice in the newspaper stating that two men from Galesburg, Harry Miller and Walter Shafer, are leaving soon to join John D. Bartlett's ambulance unit. The report goes on to say that the Miller family has nine men serving in the war, some with tragic results.

Subject

World War I; First World War; Soldiers; Military medicine;

Creator

Galesburg Register-Mail

Date

5/24/1918

Language

eng

Type

text

Identifier

WWI-678

Coverage

1914-1918

Original Format

newspaper clipping

Citation

Galesburg Register-Mail, “Two Galesburg boys leave to join the ambulance corps,” Knox College Experiences the First World War, accessed August 22, 2017, http://knoxcollege.omeka.net/items/show/978.