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Gerard Calyon
Gerard Calyon
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 Contained in an album at the Dorchester Historical Society of about 150 photos kept by Nathaniel R. Perkins, MD, who examined thousands of men who were going into the war, 1914-1918. Given by Mrs N. R. Perkins in accordance with instructions from her late husband, Dr. Nathaniel P. Perkins of 1122 Adams St, Dorchester. Index catalog has entries for the individuals.

Gerard Calyon a Belgin soldier in field from facts gathered from personal correspondence. This soldier had not recd any news from his family for four years nor they from him. The matter is being investigated by the Red Cross trying to locate his people. This picture was sent to Dr. Perkins from the trenches in Belgium.

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