The fascinating story of Otis W. Leader, the Native American from Oklahoma who was “chosen by a French artist to personify the ‘ideal American soldier’ in World War I for the people of France.” We can’t find the painting. Anyone?

via NewsOK.com

Tagged with:
 

2 Responses to French artist chose Native American as ideal US WWI soldier

  1. Elaine Higgins says:

    What kind of native Indian was he for he looks so much like my Grandad

  2. Francophilia says:

    Click the link to NewsOK.com for the full article!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>