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Camp Dix Pictorial - Commanding Officers - November, 1917

Major E. W. Dayton, 15th N. Y. Infantry

Photograph 02-01: Major E. W. Dayton, 15th N. Y. Infantry

General Kennedy Looking Over the Camp

Photograph 02-02: General Kennedy Looking Over the Camp from the High Ground at Division Headquarters on the Day of His Arrival.

Left to right: Lieutenant Colonel G. Soulard Turner, Acting Adjutant; Major General Chase W. Kennedy, Commanding General; Captain Theodore H. Skinner, Constructing Quartermaster; E. M. Campbell, in Charge for the Contractors.

Colonel H. C. Williams

Photograph 02-03: Colonel H. C. Williams. Constructing Quartermaster of Camp Dix from the beginning until August 31, 1917

Major Dayton and Adj. Lt. Shaw

Photograph 02-04: Major Dayton and Adj. Lt. Shaw chatting with Messrs. Campbell and Moffett

Major General Kennedy Looking at a Map

Photograph 02-05: On the Day Major General Kennedy Arrived in Camp Dix, August 30th, 1917 -- Looking at a Map of the Camp.

Facing forward, left -- Major General Chase W. Kennedy, Commanding General of Camp Dix, and Lieutinet Colonel G. Soulard Turner, Acting Adjutant.

Facing forward, right -- Captain Theodore Skinner, Constructing Quartermaster (pointing to a location), and Joseph F. Lynch, General Superintendent of Construction (in civilian dress).

Captain Theodore H. Skinner, U.S.R.

Photograph 02-06 Captain Theodore H. Skinner, U.S.R. - Constructing Quartermaster of Camp Dix from August 31, 1917, until its completion.

Bat. Adj. Lt. Lewis E. Shaw, 3rd Bat., 15th N. Y. Infantry

Photograph 02-07: Bat. Adj. Lt. Lewis E. Shaw, 3rd Bat., 15th N. Y. Infantry

78th Division Headquarters

Photograph 02-08: 78th Division Headquarters

Situated at the bend of the Parade Ground, on the highest level of the Camp, it commands a view of the two-mile-long Parade Ground from end to end.  It is 175 feet above sea level.

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