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Title Young Man wearing German Helmet
Catalog Number P1935.27.638
Accession number 1663
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Gelatin print of a Young Man wearing German Helmet.
Date 1919-1919
Event World War I
Subjects World War I
Portrait photographs
150th Machine Gun Battalion
42nd Division
Photographer Matschi, John T.
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Collection John T. Matschi
Catalog date 2005-08-02
Cataloged by Cross, Scott
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Candid outdoor image by Sergeant John Matschi. The image shows an unidentified young man sitting in a collapsable lawn chair wearing a Prussian Guards Officer's spiked helmet. The helmet was brought home in 1919 by John Matschi and donated to the Oshkosh Public Museum by him and is Object ID #1663-36.
Orig/copy Original