12th Ammunition Transport, Camp McCellan, 1918

Description: View of Camp McClellan barracks and soldiers of the 12th Ammunition Transport at their base at Camp McClellan in Alabama in September, 1918. The kitchen crew is dressed in their white cook's uniforms. Now called Fort McClellan, the camp was located near Anniston, Alabama on the site of what was once Camp Shipp during the Spanish-American War. It was established in July 1917 and named in honor of Major General George B. McClellan, General-in-Chief of the United States Arty from 1861 to 1862.
Origin: 1918-09-07
Created By: Mason's Studio
Publisher: Digital image 2015 Indiana Historical Society. All Rights Reserved.
Source: http://images.indianahistory.org/cdm/ref/collection/dc013/id/824
Collection: Panoramic Photograph Images
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Geography: Alabama--Fort McLelland
Subjects: Group portraits
Military camps
Military education
Military officers
Military personnel
Military training
Military uniforms
Militias
World War, 1914-1918
Photography, Panoramic

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