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Title
Sgt. Mike Donaldson, the "Fighting Irishman", World War I hero
Contributor
Donaldson, Mike, Sgt. (subject)
University of California, Los Angeles. -- Library. -- Dept. of Special Collections (repository)
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
Rights Information
copyrighted
Copyright is owned by the UC Regents
Description
Handwritten annotation from nitrate negative: "Mike" Donaldson
Photograph of Sergeant Mike Donaldson, the "Fighting Irishman", taken during a trip to Los Angeles. Donaldson received the Congressional Medal of Honor for bravery under fire after rescuing six wounded comrades while under German attack during World War I. His visit to Los Angeles concerned film contracts relating to his life story.
Text from original nitrate sleeve: Cooper, Harry; Fairbanks, Douglas
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph
Identifier
edu.ucla.library.specialCollections.losAngelesDailyNews:975
3797
uclamss_1379_03797-02
ark:/21198/zz00253zsx
Subject
War
People
Portrait photographs
Place
Los Angeles (Calif.)
Relation
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archive. Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA

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