Postcard from Henry Hibbs to William Hibbs - 1st anti aircraft battery - Fort Hunt VA - July 29, 1918

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Dublin Core

Title

Postcard from Henry Hibbs to William Hibbs - 1st anti aircraft battery - Fort Hunt VA - July 29, 1918

Subject

Postcard
Hibbs Personal Papers
Henry Hibbs
William Hibbs
Decatur Public Library
Decatur IL
July 29, 1918
1st anti aircraft battery
Fort Hunt, VA
Athens, IL

Description

This is a post card from Henry Hibbs to William Hibbs in Athens IL on July 29, 1918. It was written as Henry moved across the river to Fort Hunt, VA. Henry was in the 1st anti aircraft battery at Fort Hunt Virginia. The front of the post card is a picture of soldiers taking part in bayonet practice.

Creator

Army Training Series 595

Source

Hibbs Personal Papers

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur IL

Date

July 29, 1918

Contributor

Henry Hibbs

Rights

The Decatur Public Library owns and maintains all copyright on materials featured on omeka.decaturlibrary.org. These materials cannot be used without prior consent. Please contact the Local History Room at the Decatur Public Library for more information.

Relation

Army Training Postcard Series

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

postcard

Identifier

HH59, HH60

Coverage

Hibbs Personal Papers, Decatur Public Library, Decatur IL, Henry Hibbs, Army Training postcard

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

postcard

Physical Dimensions

5 1/2 inches x 3 1/2 inches

Citation

Army Training Series 595, “Postcard from Henry Hibbs to William Hibbs - 1st anti aircraft battery - Fort Hunt VA - July 29, 1918,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed December 7, 2021, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/6851.