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1. 1918 Flu Epidemic More Deadly Than Germans 1918 Flu Epidemic More Deadly Than Germans Spring 2005 Short article details the involvement of Camp Funston and Fort Riley with the spread of the Spanish Flu in 1918. "Since Fort Riley was a cavalry outpost, there were hundreds of horses and mules also living...

2. 1918 Report Gives Hope To Hero's Supporters 1918 Report Gives Hope To Hero's Supporters April 24, 2011 Henry Johnson served in an all-black infantry regiment in France during 1918. Johnson's family tried to have him posthumously receive the nation's highest award for valor in 2003 but he was given the Distinguished...

3. A Memorial at Kansas City, Missouri A Memorial at Kansas City, Missouri August 1921 Illustrations and descriptions of the award-winning designs for the memorial located at Penn Valley Park.

4. Allied Commanders in World War I Allied Commanders in World War I 1921 Photograph 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...

5. American Legion Memorial Fountain American Legion Memorial Fountain n.d. Close-up view of the American Legion Memorial Fountain located at 9th and Main in Kansas City, Missouri.

6. Area's Last Known WWI Vet Dies at 107 Area's Last Known WWI Vet Dies at 107 January 13, 2004 Paul Sunderland, a former board chairman of Ash Grove Cement Co. from 1946-1967, died January 9, 2004. Sunderland, who served in the Navy, was the area's last known World War I veteran. Obituary in same...

7. Armistice Day Parade Armistice Day Parade 1941 Exterior view snapshot of military parade identified on front of photograph as "Armistice day in K.C. 1941". Men appear to be young and could be a ROTC unit marching. Street location not given.

8. Base Hospital Number 28 Base Hospital Number 28 Information about Base Hospital Number 28, used in World War I strictly for the Kansas City Corps of soldiers.

9. Bland, William J. Bland, William J. various File containing copied newspaper clippings and other information about Major William J. Bland, Kansas City lawyer who was killed in World War I.

10. C Company: Our Book C Company: Our Book 1922? Photo of Burd wearing an overseas cap with the "C" Company soldiers in France.

11. Calvin Coolidge and Queen Marie, Guests at the Liberty Memorial Dedication Calvin Coolidge and Queen Marie, Guests at the Liberty Memorial Dedication Postcard commemorating the visit of President Calvin Coolidge and Queen Marie of Romania at the Liberty Memorial Dedication

12. Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma circa 1917-1918 Exterior view of tents and barracks identified as Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma. Camp was located at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, and was used in training of American soldiers in World War I. Battery D (A) was stationed...

13. Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma circa 1917-1918 Exterior view identified as "Artillery on hike. Camp Doniphan, Okla." Battery A from Kansas City was sent to Camp Doniphan (Fort Sill) to train for active duty in World War I.

14. Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma circa 1917-1918 Exterior view of soldiers gathered around what appears to be a phonograph. Identified on front of postcard as "A Gift From Home Furnishes Music For Our Boys. Camp Doniphan,Okla." Soldiers are not identified....

15. Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma circa 1917-1918 Exterior view of soldiers lined up by tents. Identified as "Waiting For Inoculation Against Typhoid. Camp Doniphan, Okla." Camp Doniphan was located at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Battery A was sent there for...

16. Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma circa 1917-1918 Exterior view of soldiers marching. Identified on postcard as: "Infantry on Hike. Camp Doniphan, Okla." Camp Doniphan was located at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Battery A was sent there for World War I training....

17. Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma circa 1917-1918 Exterior view of barracks and tents, identified on the postcard as "Camp Doniphan, Okla." The camp was located at Fort Sill, Oklahoma and Battery A was sent there for military training for World War I....

18. Charles S. Wengert Charles S. Wengert circa 1917-1918 Full body view of World War I soldier identified as 1st. Lt. Wengert, location not given.

19. Charles S. Wengert of Battery A Charles S. Wengert of Battery A circa 1917-1918 Head and shoulder portrait of World War I soldier in uniform identifed as Lieutenant Wengert. Information on page nine indicates his name was Charles S. Wengert, a Jr. 2nd Lieutenant, Battery A., 1st Battalion,...

20. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Parker Browne Francis, or Parker Francis, president of the Puritan Compressed Gas Corporation at 2012 Grand Avenue. He was born in Connecticut and raised in Kansas City, starting...