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Posted 6 years ago


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I have three photographs in this series of images depicting the somber funeral and honors for a WW1 veteran who died in service "Overseas".

The visible grave marker reads "Holmes, Co F 148 N.Y. INF, Oversea, 1889- 1918".

The pallbearers are a mix-- three US Navy sailors, two US Army soldiers and one civilian.

I haven't been able to track down the soldier as of yet.

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  1. walksoftly walksoftly, 6 years ago
    Good lock with your quest.
  2. scottvez scottvez, 6 years ago
    Thanks again walksoftly.

  3. scottvez scottvez, 6 years ago
    Thanks AmberRose-- be sure to look at the other two images of this funeral.

  4. tlmbaran tlmbaran, 6 years ago
    those '03 Springfields come up to mid chest on those soldiers. Small guys! My '03 comes to like my waist line...maybe my belly button....LOL
  5. scottvez scottvez, 6 years ago
    Those are short soldiers!

  6. scottvez scottvez, 6 years ago
    Thanks tlmbaran and mrcolorz.


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