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Maj. T. Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. -- Lieut. C.R. Holmes -- Sgt. J.A. Murphy

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Maj. T. Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. -- Lieut. C.R. Holmes -- Sgt. J.A. Murphy

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Photograph shows Lieutenant Christian R. Holmes and Sergeant James A. Murphy of the First Division, Twenty-sixth Infantry being awarded the Croix de Guerre by Major Theodore Roosevelt Jr. during World War I at Bois l'Eveque, France, April 5, 1918. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2016)
Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Date on negative: "6/8/1918" probably reflects later date of publication.
Caption in: "Catalogue of official A.E.F. photographs", 1919: "10362. Maj. T. Roosevelt, Jr., Lieut. Christian R. Holmes, and Sergt. James A. Murphy, First Divislon, Twenty-sixth Infantry, at ceremonies of presenting Croix de Guerre to Lieut. Holmes and Sergt. Murphy for bravery in raid. Bois I'Eveque, France. April 5, 1918."
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).
General information about the George Grantham Bain Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain

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01/01/1918
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No known restrictions on publication. For more information, see George Grantham Bain Collection - Rights and Restrictions Information https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/274_bain.html

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