Item 11.0 - Mennonite hospital unit

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CA MHC 473-11.0


Mennonite hospital unit


  • [ca. 1917] (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w ; 22 x 16 cm on 32 x 26 cm

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This is a photo of 26 people posing in front of a train car, plus another 6 people looking out of the rail car windows. This group was a hospital unit (Sanitaetsdienst) in World War I, identified as group # 187. David Wiebe is identified in the centre of the back row.

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See 473:7 for a PMT print.

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Price: 5.00
Megapixels: 6.3
Resolution: 2947x2139

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