Real photo postcard of Pvt. Perry Benjamin Austin in uniform
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Pvt. Perry Benjamin Austin of Finley, Tennessee posed in uniform for this photograph before leaving for France during World War I. The studio backdrop features a ship railing, rough seas and an airplane flying above. Austin drove a truck [GWjack003] in Motor Truck Co. 536 in France. He served in France until June 1919. A mink trapper before the war, he ran a trolley car in Jackson after the war, and later worked as a carpenter. [See also GWjack001-GWjack009.]
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- Tennessee State Library & Archives
- Knoxville (Tenn.)
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- Real photo postcard of Pvt. Perry Benjamin Austin in uniform. 1918. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll29/id/640. (Accessed February 26, 2020.)
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- (1918) Real photo postcard of Pvt. Perry Benjamin Austin in uniform. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll29/id/640
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- Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll29/id/640>.