John Peter Ambuehl Collection

Creator

Carol Frost.
Carol Frost is the daughter of Elsie Ambuehl and the niece of John Ambuehl.

Identifier

MS000195

Date

Aug. 2, 1917-March 10, 1919

Description

These papers consist of seven folders of official documents, letters, telegrams, and memorabilia of Pvt. John P. Ambuehl, who was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1917 and died in 1918. Included are transcripts of two letters from Clarence J. Rohlfing describing life at the front and Pvt. Ambuehl’s wounding. There are also two photographs: one portrait of Pvt. John Ambuehl and one portrait of Clarence J. Rohlfing.

Source

Mostly documents, including letters, brochures, certificates, and photographs. There is also a spiral bound book of letters.

Publisher

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library

Subject

Ada, Minnesota
Draft registration--United States
France
United States. Army
World War, 1914-1918

Format

7 folders. The collection is arranged in seven folders by category. The folders are stored in Small Collections.

Language

English

Digital Records Available from the John Peter Ambuehl Collection