Title: The First Captain of Battery A
Description: Seated portrait identified as "Lieutenant Colonel in the World's great war of 1917-18." Identified underneath photo as "the first Captain of Battery A" which was part of the 129th Field Artillery. According to information on page nine of the scrapbook, Marvin H. Gates was the first captain.
Date: August 3, 1917
Photographer: Miss Reineke
Item Type: Photograph, b/w, 4 in. by 9 in.
Collection: DAR, Kansas City Chapter, World War I Scrapbook
Location: SC90, Page 2
Local Subject: World War I; 129th Field Artillery, Battery A; Regimental Histories; United States Army;
Digital Format: JPEG
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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