George E. Burr


Oil on illustration board. Portrait of Sergeant George E. Burr. Army and Navy Service Ribbons for Decoration and Medals Include the Distinguished Service Cross. Burr wears a M1917 helmet with chinstrap. He has a cigarette in his mouth and is possibly holding a red flag under his right arm.

Date Made: 1919Associated Date: 1917 - 1918

Associated Person: Chase, Joseph CummingsChase, Joseph CummingsArtist: Chase, Joseph Cummings

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Germany: Rhineland Palatinate, Dierdorf

Related Event: World War I


See more items in: Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military, Military, Art


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Credit Line: Committee to Acquire for the Nation the Chase Collection of A. E. F. Portraits

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.37692Catalog Number: 37692Accession Number: 117218

Object Name: Painting

Physical Description: oil (overall production method/technique)illustration board (overall material)Measurements: overall: 24 1/2 in x 18 1/2 in; 62.23 cm x 46.99 cm


Record Id: nmah_447628

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