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Allied Commanders in World War I
Allied Commanders in World War I
TitleAllied Commanders in World War I
DescriptionPhotograph portrait of the five allied commanders in World War I. Standing in uniform from left to right are Lt. General Baron Jacques (Belgium); General Armando Vittorio Diaz (Italy); Marshal Ferdinand Foch (France); General John J. Pershing, Commander of the American Expeditionary Forces; and Admiral David Earl Beatty, Commander of the British Navies. The commanders' signatures are located at the bottom of the picture. Photograph was taken while the men were in Kansas City at the land dedication for the Liberty Memorial, November 1, 1921.
Item TypePhotograph, sepia, 16 x 20 in.
NotesThe MVO (Missouri Valley Oversize) collection contains various types of large size items. Included is art work such as paintings, sculpture, drawings and sketches; photographs, including composite pieces; posters; and other miscellaneous items.
CollectionMissouri Valley Oversize (MVO)
SubjectMilitary uniforms
Military officers
Military leadership
Local SubjectWorld War I
Liberty Memorial
Pershing, John J.
Digital Formattiff imported as jpeg2000
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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