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Camp Dix Pictorial Review - September 1917

Front Cover, Camp Dix Pictorial Review: A Picture History of a National Army Cantonment, November 1917.

Front Cover, Camp Dix Pictorial Review: A Picture History of a National Army Cantonment, November 1917. GGA Image ID # 1846f4c052

The first Issue of the Camp Dix Pictorial Review: A Picture History of a National Army Cantonment, Wrightstown, New Jersey, November 1917 documents the building of Camp Dix, the barracks, officers quarters, mess halls, fire houses, cafeteria, power plant, water supply system, and other structures. It introduces the archetects, engineers, carpenters, and other contractors that built the camp. Features include its famous builders, Artillery Companies, and Officers. The paper was produced for the soldiers, parents, and friends.

This issue also has group photos of some of the troops that have arrived:

  • 309th Heavy Field Artillery
  • 308th Heavy Field Artillery
  • 153rd Depot Brigade, 1st Battalion

24 Pages of Photographs of the World War One Training Camp.

Camp Dix Pictorial Review: A Picture History of a National Army Cantonment, Wrightstown, New Jersey, Vol. 1, No. 1, November 1917.

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