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Black and white photograph of Musicians of the Sixteenth Battalion Band, c.1918.

Sixteenth Battalion musicians

Musicians of the Sixteenth Battalion Band, c.1918.

Black and white photograph of George L. Hoage, 1924.

George L. Hoage

George L. Hoage, 1924. Hoage was supply officer for the Sixteenth Battalion, Minnesota Home Guard.

Black and white photograph of Orrington C. Hall, c.1920.

Orrington C. Hall

Orrington C. Hall, c.1920. Hall commanded Company B of the Sixteenth Battalion, Minnesota Home Guard.

Black and white newspaper image of William R. Morris, c.1919.

William R. Morris

William R. Morris, c.1919. Morris became captain of Company D of the Sixteenth Battalion, Minnesota Home Guard. Image is from the Minneapolis National Advocate, March 15, 1919.

Black and white newspaper image of Gale Pillsbury Hilyer, c.1919.

Gale Pillsbury Hilyer

Gale Pillsbury Hilyer, c.1919. Hilyer was captain of Company C of the Sixteenth Battalion, Minnesota Home Guard. Image is from the Minneapolis National Advocate, March 15, 1919.

Black and white photograph of William H. Howard, c.1919.

William H. Howard

Lt. William H. Howard, c.1919. Howard was the leader of the Sixteenth Battalion Band.

Advertisement for an event hosted by Company A of the Sixteenth Battalion, Minnesota Home Guard. Image is from the St. Paul Appeal, May 25, 1918.

Sixteenth Battalion event advertisement

Advertisement for an event hosted by Company A of the Sixteenth Battalion, Minnesota Home Guard. Image is from the St. Paul Appeal, May 25, 1918.

Black and white photograph of Dr. O.D. Howard Sergeant in the Sixteenth Battalion of the Minnesota Home Guard and his grandson, Howard Maxwell, 1918.

Dr. Obadiah D. Howard, Sergeant in the Sixteenth Battalion of the Minnesota Home Guard and his grandson

Dr. Obadiah D. Howard, Sergeant in the Sixteenth Battalion of the Minnesota Home Guard and his grandson, Howard Maxwell, 1918.

Black and white photograph of Major Jose H. Sherwood, 1918.

Major Jose H. Sherwood

Major Jose H. Sherwood, 1918. Sherwood commanded the Sixteenth Battalion of the Minnesota Home Guard.

Black and white newspaper image of Charles Sumner Smith, c.1917.

Charles Sumner Smith

Charles Sumner Smith was Captain of Company D of the Sixteenth Battalion, Minnesota Home Guard. Image is from the St. Paul Appeal, August 25, 1917.

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