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Training new recruits at Camp Funston

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Date: 1917

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: FK2. G2 C. 8 *1

Unit ID: 308248

Summary: This is a photograph of new recruits training at Camp Funston. Camp Funston was located on the Fort Riley military reservation near Junction City, Kansas. The facility, named after Brigadier General Frederick Funston, was the largest of 16 divisional cantonment training camps built during World War I to house and train soldiers for military duty.

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Title (Main title): Training new recruits at Camp Funston


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