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Alfred D. Barksdale World War I Papers, Selected Documents, 1918-1919 [Digital]

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Identifier: http://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15821coll11/id/1769
Alfred D. Barksdale World War I Papers, Selected Documents, 1918-1919 [Digital]
Alfred D. Barksdale World War I Papers, Selected Documents, 1918-1919 [Digital]

Dates

  • 1918 - 1919

Creator

Summary

Digital version (pdf) of sSelected documents from the World War I papers of Alfred D. Barksdale. Included is a letter from Barksdale to his sister, dated August 20, 1918, written shortly after his arrival in France. He comments on the visit of Gen. John J. Pershing to his regimental HQ and other activities; also citation for bravery and photos.