• Old Hickory machine gun pill box

    Warfield, Francis B

    Machine gun pill box constructed in the ruins of a shelled house. Caption reads: '"Old Hickory Machine Gun Pill Box' Constructed by 105th Engineers. Not completed on account of Bosche retreating in 'V…

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  • Shelter at the ambulance farm

    Warfield, Francis B

    This shelter appears to be constructed of earth, wood, sandbags, and concrete. The caption reads: "Shelter at Ambulance Farm. Note the 'Burster Course' of Concrete Blocks. Constructed by 105th Engrs."

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  • Interior of the Hindenburg Tunnel

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    A small group of soldiers is seen looking at the closed off area of the Hindenburg Tunnel which formed part of the Hindenburg Line during World War I. The St. de Quentin Canal, which ran through the t…

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  • Headquarters of the 2nd Battalion

    Warfield, Francis B

    The caption reads, "Second Bn. 105th Engineers Hdq. Near Brandhock." Writing on the picture reads, "2nd Bn. Hdq. Brandhock Belgium." Several buildings can be seen in the picture next to a wooden walkw…

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  • "Dead End" Ypres

    Warfield, Francis B

    This photograph is taken of the "Dead End" of the Ypres Canal and looking southeast. Pictured are a factory chimney, the remains of the tower of "Cloth Hall," the first aid station, and Rue de Dixmude…

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  • Engineers Putting in a Bridge across the Selle River

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Members of the 105th Regiment Engineers putting in a bridge across the Selle River on the road between Escaufourt & St. Martin-Reviere.

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  • 301st Tank Battalion

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Three hundred and first Tank Battalion. America's heavies going into action at Souplet on the morning of October 17, 1918. Note the American flag flying from one of the tanks. St. Souplet, Nord, Franc…

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  • Bridge blown out by Germans

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Bridge blown out by the Germans during retreat from Vaux-Andigny, Aisne, October 17, 1918. Bois St. Pierre, in the district of Souplet and Vaux-Andigny, Aisne, France, October 17, 1918

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  • First Aid Post at Voormeleeze

    Warfield, Francis B

    Photograph showing the entrance to a first aid station built into a hillside displaying a cross above the entrance.

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  • Sixty-pound guns in action

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Sixty-pound guns in action at Vaux-Andigny, Aisne, October 17, 1918. This British long-range gun will send its projectiles 15,000 yards. Vaux-Andigny, Aisne, France. October 17, 1918. See "Catalogue o…

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  • Cloth Hall and St. Martin's Cathedral at Ypres

    Warfield, Francis B

    This photograph features Cloth Hall and St. Martin's Cathedral in ruins.

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  • Wounded from the 27th Infantry Division

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Wounded from the 27th Division, United States Army, being carried to the rear by the aid of German prisoners taken during the drive at Vaux-Andigny, Aisne, October 17, 1918. See "Catalogue of Official…

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  • British Artillery

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    British Artillery in action at Molain during present operations.

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  • Trenches, mine craters, and shell holes

    Warfield, Francis B

    The caption reads, "Trenches, mine craters, and shell holes." The photograph was taken at Vauquois Hill in the Meuse-Argonne sector of France. The photograph has a desolate,"moonscape" quality to it.

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  • Machine gun emplacement

    Warfield, Francis B

    This machine gun emplacement on the East Poperinghe line is covered in cloth and fish net. They serve as camouflage for the machine gun in order for it to blend into the surrounding area. Caption read…

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  • German POWs

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Pictured are German military personnel who are prisoners of war following the American drive on the Hindenburg Line. These German POW's are walking along while carrying stretchers containing their wou…

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  • Captain Henry H. George with his war dog, Fritz

    Warfield, Francis B

    The caption reads, "Capt. George of "C" Co. and "Fritz." Fritz was captured from the German at Busigny. Besides his three service stripes he has a wound stripe for a gassing. They are standing in fron…

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  • "Dead End" Ypres

    Warfield, Francis B

    This photograph features the "Dead End" of the Ypres Canal in the foreground of the image. Behind it appears the officers' and noncommissioned officers' billets and the mess hall. The caption reads: "…

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  • Gold Fish Chateau

    Warfield, Francis B

    Caption reads: "Gold Fish Chateau constructed into a Brigade Hdq. By 105 Engrs. Located on Poperinghe-Ypres Road." The Chateau is a three story building, made up mostly of brick. Sandbags, used for fo…

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  • Soldiers examining a mine crater

    United States. Army. Army Corps, 1st. Signal Office

    Huge crater caused by the explosion of mine planted and exploded by the Germans in their retreat before the American troops.

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