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Paul Brinser Bowers First World War personal narrative

 Unprocessed Material — Box: Copies 1
Identifier: 2014-034-wc

Content Description

This collection contains one photocopy of a personal narrative written by Paul Brinser Bowers recounting his experience of the First World War. In this account, he wrote about his experiences being a part of the Ambulance Company III, 103rd Sanitary Training, 28th Division. In the account there is mention of shellings and how he and his company had to wear gas masks and how he got burned. The company traveled throughout France and was stationed in many different towns.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

Gift of Paul Michael Bowers

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1919

Extent

0.025 Linear Feet (1 envelope)

Inventory

1 personal account, photocopy, personal, 1919