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Identity card issued to Lieutenant Colonel Walter E. Bare.

Bare became the acting commander of the 167th Rainbow Division on October 11, 1918 after Colonel William P. Screws fell ill. Bare served in that capacity until October 16, 1918, when the battle at Côte de Châtillon ended.

Creator: Walter Edward Bare
Date: 1917
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Identity card

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ALCOS Social Studies Content Standard:
Grade 4: Standard(s) 11
Grade 6: Standard(s) 3
Grade 9: Standard(s) 12
Grade 11: Standard(s) 4

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