Clinton M. Bush First World War uniform and photographs
This collection contains one uniform belonging to QM 1/C Clinton M. Bush, USN as well as five photographs from his service during the First World War. Included with the uniform are one set of trousers, one work shirt, one jacket with striped collar and rank insignia, and one scarf. Included with the photographs are two originals of QM 1/C Bush in uniform with writing on the back, one reproduction of him in uniform circa 1916, one reproduction of him while older and working with IBM at an unknown date, and one large original photograph of the USS Illinois pictured in the Hudson River.
- 1916 - 1919
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Biographical / Historical
Quartermaster First Class Clinton Melbourne Bush, United States Navy (6/29/1899 - 1/31/1983) enlisted in the Navy on December 13, 1915 and served aboard the USS Illinois. He was released from the Navy on July 28, 1919. He passed away in Florida in 1983 and is buried in Hortonville, New York.
1 Linear Feet (1 carton)
Language of Materials
This collection contains one uniform and five photographs of or from QM 1/C Clinton M. Bush, USN from his service during the First World War.
This collection is arranged by material type. Photographs are separated from the clothing.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of the Heebner-Young Family.
The large photograph of the USS Illinois has some significant damage to the emulsion.
- Clothing and dress -- World War, 1914-1918 Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- United States. -- Navy Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- World War (1914-1918) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- World War (1914-1918) -- Photography Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Finding Aid for the Clinton M. Bush First World War uniform and photographs
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