Model 1917 US Bayonet, inscribed 30th Division
- View Full Item
- Created Date
The blade of this Model 1917 US Bayonet professionally etched "30th Infantry Division (Old Hickory) Army of the United States of America/ (XXX)/"E Pluribus Unum"-France 1917." The 30th Division was composed primarily of Tennessee, North Carolina, and South Carolina National Guard units. All three states had a connection to Andrew Jackson and therefore used his nickname "Old Hickory." This bayonet and scabbard was kept as a souvenir of the division's deployment to France.
- Digital Library of Tennessee
- Contributing Institution
- Tennessee State Library & Archives
- United States
- Weapons and ammunition
- Standardized Rights Statement
- This Rights Statement should be used for Items for which the copyright status is unknown and for which the data provider has not undertaken an effort to determine the copyright status of the work.
- Chicago citation style
- Model 1917 US Bayonet, inscribed 30th Division. 1917-1918. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll29/id/212. (Accessed October 23, 2019.)
- APA citation style
- (1917-1918) Model 1917 US Bayonet, inscribed 30th Division. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll29/id/212
- MLA citation style
- Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll29/id/212>.