Military personnel--American

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Photograph of Lieutenant Alexander Pearson

Photograph of a photograph. The original picture is a head and shoulders portrait of Lt. Alexander Pearson facing slightly left and wearing a United States Army uniform. Pearson Field in Vancouver, Washington, was named for Pearson, a pilot, in May 1925, after his death in an aircraft accident in September 1924. The text “Pearson, Alexander” is written on the negative sleeve.

William Hessian

Head and shoulders portrait of a man facing front and looking to the left. He is wearing a United States military uniform and visor cap. The name “Hessian, William” is written on the negative sleeve. Image note: Negative damage at top.

Navy serviceman during parade?

Full-length portrait, possibly taken during a parade, of a United States Navy serviceman standing in the street near a building. He has a beard and is in uniform. To the left are another man and a boy, also in uniform. The text “Hardy, Comm.” is written on the negative sleeve.

Colonel George S. Young

Head and shoulders portrait of a man facing slightly left and wearing a United States Army uniform. A cropped version of this photograph was published on Page 2 of the Oregon Journal on Sunday, July 1, 1917, under the headline “Col. Young Called To Duty.” The photograph had the caption “Colonel George S. Young, U. S. A.” It accompanied a short story that reported: “Colonel George S. Young, U. S. A. retired, who was commandant at Vancouver barracks from 1912 to 1915, has been reassigned to duty as officer n [sic] charge of recrutng [sic] for the state of Oregon. He relieves Captain E. J. Huebscher, who has been in charge of the recruiting here for some time. Captain Huebscher will continue as his assistant.” Image note: The text “Col Young” and the number 126 are written on the negative and are visible on the left side of the image. The number 523 was also written on the negative, then crossed out.

Lieutenant John A. Beckwith, Lieutenant Junior Grade Charles E.? Dyer, and assistant paymaster Grange E. Dow

Full-length portrait of three men in military uniforms, standing in a row and facing front. This photograph, separated into three individual head-and-shoulders portraits of the men in the image, was published on Page 4 of the Oregon Journal on Sunday, April 8, 1917, together with six additional portraits of servicemen. They were published under the headline “Officers of Oregon Naval Militia.” The caption for the three men in this photograph reads: “Left to right—John A. Beckwith, lieutenant; C. J. Dyer, lieutenant, junior grade; G. E. Dow, assistant paymaster.” A story in the Oregon Journal the previous day, Saturday, April 7, 1917, had reported that the Oregon Naval Militia had been ordered to report for duty with the United States Navy. The story reported that the militia “consists of 14 officers and about 220 enlisted men.” Image note: Written on the negative are the number 165 and the names “John A. Beckwith,” “Chas E.[sic] Dyer,” and “George E. Dow.” The writing is faintly visible in the image.

Officers of Oregon Military Police battalion

Full-length portrait showing the officers of the Oregon Military Police battalion standing in two rows next to a wall. A story and a cropped version of this photograph was published on Page 7 of the Oregon Journal on Sunday, May 12, 1918, under the headline “Insurance Of Lives Of Military Police Planned.” The photograph had the following caption: “Commissioned officers of the new Oregon Military Police battalion, which is on active duty guarding Portland waterfront and shipbuilding plants. Front row, left to rgiht [sic]—Captain O. J. Hull, commanding third company, Salem; Captain Luther E. Beach, commanding second company, Portland; Major John B. Hibbard, A. G. D., adjutant; Major Richard Deich, commanding officer; Captain John K. Kollock, intelligence officer; Captain Roy M. Dobie, commanding first company, Portland; Captain Harry E. Williams, commanding fourth company, Eastern Oregon. Back row, left to right—Lieutenant John W. Kocker, fourth company; Lieutenant Walter F. Threlkeld, second company; Lieutenant Lewis P. Campbell, first company; Lieutenant George C. L. Snyder, third company.” The story reported the following: “Plans to insure the lives and health of the members of the Oregon Military Police battalion, are under consideration in the four companies of the unit, and the matter will be submitted to the general staff, Oregon National guard, for approval before it is referred to Governor [James] Withycomb. Insurance would be with the state industrial commission, and would cost each man in the battalion 30 cents a day for full protection. The state, at the same time, would pay about $7500 a year for protection of the force.” The story also reported that barracks to house the servicemen were being built or renovated at the shipyard they were guarding.

Colonel R. B. Lister on visit to Portland

Half-length portrait of a man facing front. He is wearing glasses, an overcoat, and United States Army visor cap. The name “Col. R. B. Lister” is written on the negative and is visible on the right side of the image. A story and a cropped version of this photograph was published on Page 15 of the Oregon Journal city edition on Friday, February 20, 1920, under the headline “Officers Training Inspector Arrives.” The photograph had the caption “Colonel R. B. Lister.” The story reported that Lister had arrived that morning on a tour to inspect schools under the Reserve Officer Training Corps. The Journal reported that he was met by Joseph A. Hill and Colonel W. H. C. Bowen of the Hill Military Academy and conducted an inspection at the academy. See related image No. 376G0368.

Colonel R. B. Lister and unidentified man in Portland

Full-length portrait of two men standing on the sidewalk outside a building and facing one another. The man at left, United States Army Colonel R. B. Lister, is wearing an overcoat and visor cap. The man at right is waring an overcoat and hat. The photograph was taken on Friday, February 20, 1920, while Lister was in Portland during a tour to inspect schools under the Reserve Officer Training Corps. The Oregon Journal published a different photograph from Lister’s visit, image No. 376G0367, and a story on Page 15 of the February 20 city edition.

Unidentified U. S. Navy? officer

Full-length portrait of an unidentified United States military officer, probably in the Navy. He is facing front, looking to the right and wearing a uniform jacket, visor cap, and trousers. The number 180 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper left corner of the photograph. Image note: Negative damage at bottom center and left.

Unidentified U. S. Navy officer?

Head and shoulders portrait of United States military serviceman, probably a Navy officer. He is sitting in a chair, facing to the left, and wearing a uniform and visor cap. The number 179 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper left corner of the image.

Photograph of unidentified U.S. Navy? officer

Photograph of a photograph. The original picture is a head and shoulders portrait of a man, probably a United States Navy officer, facing right and looking toward the front. He is wearing a uniform jacket. The number 175 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper right corner of the image.

Lars Bjelland of Point Adams Coast Guard station near Hammond, Oregon

Portrait of a man standing outdoors on a lawn with his hands in his coat pockets. He is wearing a visor cap, heavy coat, and boots. Written on the negative sleeve is the unverified text “Bjelland, Lars / Petty officer, in charge of Point Adams Coast Guard Station / 10/22/1934.” Also see image Nos. 371N5711, 371N5712, 371N5713, 371N5714, and 371N5715.

Photograph of Dr. Dillehunt

Photograph of a head and shoulders portrait of a man facing slightly right and looking toward the front. He is wearing glasses and a United States military uniform. The name “Dillehunt, Dr.” is written on the negative sleeve.

Major General Hugh A. Drum

Head and shoulders portrait of Major General Hugh A. Drum facing front. He is wearing a United States Army uniform and visor cap. The photograph may have been taken at Union Station in Portland. Drum briefly visited Portland and the barracks in Vancouver, Washington, in April 1930, when he was inspector general of the Army. The text “Maj. Gen Drum” is written on the negative and is visible on the right side of the image. See related image No. 371N0744.

Major General Hugh A. Drum with group

Full-length portrait of Major General Hugh A. Drum (third from left) with fourth other servicemen and a man in a suit and tie, possibly Charles H. Martin. They are standing in a row outside a building, possibly Union Station in Portland. The photograph may have been taken in April 1930, when Drum,then inspector general of the U. S. Army, briefly visited Portland and the Vancouver barracks. The text “Maj. Gen Drum” is written on the negative and is visible on the right side of the image. See related image No. 371N0743.

Retired Brigadier General Joseph P. O’Neil, Brigadier General Stanley H. Ford, and Colonel H. A. Wells

Portrait of three men standing in a row outside a building. From left, they are Retired Brigadier General J. P. O’Neil, Brigadier General Stanley H. Ford, and Colonel H. A. Wells. The photograph was taken after Ford’s arrival in Portland on February 20, 1933, to take command of the 5th Brigade at the United States Army post in Vancouver, Washington. The names “Ford” and “O’Neil” are written on the negative and are visible at the bottom of the image.

General Fuqua and Captain H. M. Henderson outside Multnomah Hotel

Full-length portrait of two men wearing United States military uniforms. They are standing side by side outside the Multnomah Hotel in Portland. The text “Gen Fuqua” is written on the negative above the man on the left; he is probably U. S. Army Major General Stephen O. Fuqua, who visited Portland and the Army post in Vancouver, Washington, on July 18, 1930. The text “Capt. H. M. Henderson” is written on the negative next to the man on the right. Both names are visible in the image. See related image Nos. 371N0889 and 371N0890.

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