The Smiling Army Cook Tom Faces & Places of Yesterday, Featured Wed Nov 7th, 2012 1 Comment Great photo. You can’t help but smile back when you look at it. The guy in the photo is an army cook at Ft. Myer in 1917. 1917. Arlington, Virginia. “Fort Myer officer training camp mess.” Harris & Ewing Collection glass negative. I only wish I had a name and story for this man. This guy’s smile deserves to be shared with your friends on Facebook. Amazon.com Widgets email Tags 1910s, Arlington VA, Fort Myer Chris Nice unassisted orthadonture. People today pay plenty to get similar results.