Kegel: World War I Papers of Thomas, James, and Victor Kegel, 1917-2014

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Object ID:  MG0798

1 box     62 folders, 92 items, 281 pages to scan     .5 cubic feet

Repository:  LancasterHistory (Organization)

Shelving Location:  Archives South, Side 15

Scope and Content Note:  The World War I Papers of Thomas, James, and Victor Kegel collection contains materials written and collected by three brothers who fought during World War I in the 109th Machine Gun Battalion. The collection contains letters written by the brothers to their families while in the service, and some other letters from their loved ones. There are also newspaper articles, literature on the battalion they fought in, post cards, military paperwork, and photographs.

Creators: Kegel, Thomas, 1895-1958; Kegel, James, 1891-1927; Kegel, Victor, 1898-1923.