Gen. W.M. Mitchell (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1915

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

Gen. W.M. Mitchell

[between ca. 1915 and ca. 1920]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

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Call Number: LC-B2- 4816-4


Owner: The Library of Congress
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    Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )

    • 11/Nov/2016 01:44:42

    William Lendrum "Billy" Mitchell (December 29, 1879 – February 19, 1936) was a United States Army general who is regarded as the father of the United States Air Force.

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    • 11/Nov/2016 18:28:23

    The original caption is "WM." (= William), not "W.M."

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    • 12/Nov/2016 04:42:45

    Different number, but probably same as this one in Catalogue of official A.E.F. photographs (1919) 49477. Brig. Gen. William Mitchell beside German plane. Coblenz. Rhenish Prussia, Germany. December 30, 1918.