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Samuel Woodfill, World War I dog tag circa 1917-1919.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1860 (Text) 00000106663123 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/06/13 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2016/06/13 by Lauren Patton.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes one dog tag for Samuel Woodfill from World War I, circa 1917-1919.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Samuel Woodfill, World War I dog tag, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Samuel Woodfill was born in Bryantsburg, Indiana on January 6, 1883. He was a veteran of the Philippine-American War, World War I, and World War II. He is also one of the most celebrated and decorated American soldiers. Woodhill received the Medal of Honor, the Croix de Guerre with palm leaves, the Meriot di Guerra, and the Cross of Prince Danilo. Samuel Woodhill died August 10, 1951. He is buried at Arlington National Cemetery.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Anita Hall on 1975/02/13.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Woodfill, Samuel, 1883-1951.
Military dog tags > Specimens.
World War, 1914-1918.

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