(Program): Testimonial Dinner tendered by the Attaches of the Court of General Sessions of the County of New York to Colonel Chauncey M. Hooper at Grand Street Boys' Clubhouse

New York: 1941.

Price: $300.00

Unbound. Single card leaf folded to make four pages. Photographic portrait of Colonel Hooper one front cover. Slightest soiling, easily fine. Boldly Signed by Hooper next to his portrait. Program and menu for the testimonial dinner. Colonel Hooper was born in New Jersey, he served with the Infantry with the 369th in WWI, remained in the Army, and served in WWII with the 369th Anti-Artillery. In 1954 he became the first African-American to be commissioned as a General in the New York National Guard.

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(Program): Testimonial Dinner tendered by the Attaches of the Court of General Sessions of the County of New York to Colonel Chauncey M. Hooper at Grand Street Boys' Clubhouse. Chauncey M. HOOPER.