Leslie T.  Fontaine World War I Diary Vertical File Manuscript
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Brief Description: Leslie Fontaine, Medical Orderly, World War I diary, 1917-1919
Held at:
Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
605 Agriculture Dr.
MC 6632
Carbondale, IL 62901
Phone: 618-453-2516
Fax: 618-453-3451
Email: speccoll [at] lib.siu.edu
Record Series Number: 1/8/1814
Created by: Fontaine, Leslie T. (1889-1965)
Volume: 1.0 Folders
Arrangement: 1 folder
Biographical Note for Fontaine, Leslie T. (1889-1965) : Native of Berea, Ohio; served in the Lakeside Unit, U.S. Army Base Hospital No. 4, part of first contingent of American Expeditionary Force.  Traveled to France in August, 1917, stationed near Rouen.  Duties included attending wounded and overseeing base sanitation.  Promoted to 1st Lt. before shipping back to U.S. in July, 1919.
Access Restrictions: Unrestriced access.
Genres/Forms of Material
World War, 1914-1918 - Personal narratives, American
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
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PreferredCitation: [after identification of item(s)], Fontaine, Leslie Vertical File Manuscript, Special Collections Research Center, Morris Library, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.