April 17, 1918. Army Signal Corps music-makers in a logging camp bunkhouse at Hoquiam, Washington.
5x7 glass negative, George Grantham Bain Collection. Starting in 1917 the Army sent 10,000 soldiers to Oregon and Washington logging camps to cut timber as part of an effort to harvest 10 million board-feet of spruce a month for aircraft construction. | Click image for Comments.