Gallery view

1919 Jan. 21

United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces

Allotment form

France - Completed form to deduct $100 a month from Clinton Brann's pay to send it home to his bank in Knoxville, Iowa.

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1918 Nov. 19

Deutscher Sparkassen- und Giroverband

Deutscher Sparkassenverband Kriegsanleihe Sparkarte

France - A blank German Savings Bank Association war loan savings card with written guidelines and 30 fields for pasting marks.

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1919 Mar.

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Hotel Petrograd exterior

Nice (France) - Exterior of the Hotel Petrograd.

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1919 Mar.

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Hotel Petrograd exterior

Nice (France) - Front of the Hotel Petrograd.

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1919 Mar.

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Hotel Venise

Menton (France) - Exterior of the Hotel Venise in Menton.

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1918 Sept. 15

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann and Lloyd to Rhea Oppenheimer

France - Clint and Llyod have finally found each other and are now camped about 100 yards apart. Clint describes their unlikely meeting and how Llyod is recovering from the shrapnel wound in his elbow. Llyod met Clint's younger brother Frank, who is in the navy, when he was in Bordeaux. Boyd is still back in the states, in a camp near Minneapolis. Llyod is with Clint at his cot reading their military newspaper... more

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1919 Apr. 24

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Martha Brann

France - Clint hasn't received mail in so long that it's causing him to wonder and worry. He'll be leaving soon for Marseilles where they will board a ship and depart for home. He's glad they're going to Marseilles because it's a port he hasn't seen yet. He has to return his dental equipment to the medical depot before he leaves, which is a day's trip there and back. He ran into his friend "Hop" from Knoxville... more

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1919 Apr. 21

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Martha Brann

France - It has been a while since Clint received mail from home and he is starting to wonder why. He got out of the hospital last Wednesday and is feeling pretty good, and it was a good thing he went because he came very close to getting pneumonia. They are supposed to leave from Brest on the 28th and he heard from another dental surgeon friend of his that he and a number of other surgeons from the 2nd divisi... more

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1918 Sept. 20

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Rhea Oppenheimer

France - It's a beautiful night and Clint has recovered his shoulder bag with Rhea's letters which he'd thought were lost. He assures her that he's not on the front or carrying a gun, since he's a doctor, and he wonders how he will adjust to life back home after the war is over. He asks her if she's saving his letters so that after the war they can better keep track of where he was. They all have fleas and lic... more

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1918 Sept. 18

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Rhea Oppenheimer

France - Clint's visit with Llyod was cut short when he was ordered to Field Hospital 15 for temporary duty. He is now at Field Hospital 1 doing paperwork related to hospital records and reports, a big change from being a dentist. He assures her that her letters are the best part of his time overseas and she can never send too many. When he arrived at his current location, his shoulder bag with all his mail go... more

Clinton T. Brann Papers