• Mine crater

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    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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  • First Aid Station "Dead End" Ypres

    Warfield, Francis B

    Photograph pictures a first aid station located on the Rue de dixmude at the "Dead End" of the Ypres Canal. The facility's location is marked by a Red Cross flag. The area is surrounded by wartime des…

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  • Drive on the Hindenburg Line

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Germans taken prisoner by the Americans during the drive on the Hindenburg Line at Bellicourt and the Canal St. de Quentin march along a road under guard. The background of the image features building…

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  • British Artillery racing to the front

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    British Artillery making quick time getting to the front. Vaux-Andigny, Aisne, France. October 17, 1918. Photograph shows soldiers moving artillery in action.

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  • Aerial View of war-damaged French city

    Warfield, Francis B

    The caption reads. "Airplane picture of one of the towns France asked indemnity for." Many of the buildings in the photograph appear to be destroyed completely or bombed out from battle.

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  • Aerial view of fortified French city

    Warfield, Francis B

    The caption reads, "An airplane picture of a fortified town. The ramparts in center front and right center."

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  • Americans out for a little recreation with the Huns' carriage

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    "Americans out for a little recreation with the Huns' carriage, taken in the American drive on the Hindenburg section at Bellicourt. Bellicourt, Aisne, France. October 10, 1918." Several American sold…

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  • 30th Division salvage dump

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

    30th Division salvage dump for material and equipment hastily gathered up on the battlefield in France. A group of soldiers are going through items in the dump to determine what they can use in the fu…

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  • Soldiers digging themselves in for the night

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    A group of American soldiers are resting after a battle that had begun in the morning. They are positioned behind a trench or a small hill and are getting ready to rest for the evening.

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  • 105th Regiment Engineers seeking shelter from enemy fire

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Members of the 105th Regiment Engineers seek shelter from enemy shell fire under the protection of a high bank. This party came under range of German guns while proceeding into St. Martin-Reviere & we…

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  • British sending American propaganda to the German soldiers via small balloons

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Image features British troops in a field gathered around military trucks containing tanks of inflating gas. American propaganda materials are being suspended from small air balloons that will convey t…

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  • Silhouette of a British battery

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Image features a silhouette of a British battery of the 110th section, Antiaircraft Unit. The men pictured are all looking off into the distance. The gun is being operated by a group of soldiers and i…

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  • German machine-gun emplacements on Hindenburg Line

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Six unidentified soldiers occupy a former German machine-gun emplacement on the Hindenburg Line on the east bank of the St. Quentin Tunnel.

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  • Member of Thirtieth Division with supply tank

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    A member of the American Expeditionary Force walks in front of a supply tank at Caution Paddock (near Villeret). He appears to have a cigarette in his mouth. "GRIFF" is written on front of the tank. T…

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  • Private M. L. Hunley of Company K

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    "Pvt. M. L. Hunley of Company K, 117th Regiment Infantry, 30th Division and other unidentified soldiers in a trench. Pvt. Hunley appears to be mending a piece of his equipment. The description on the…

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  • Wounded and attendants at a first-aid dressing station

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Unidentified members of the American Expeditionary Force transporting a wounded comrade on the field.

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  • Members of Thirtieth Division sniping in Belgium

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    An unidentified infantryman of the American Expeditionary Force is positioned with his rifle in a trench in Belgium. He is wearing a typical uniform with full equipment including steel helmet of Briti…

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  • Oral history interview with Dr. Frank F. Drowota, Jr., 1980 November 20, excerpt 02

    An excerpt from an oral history interview with Nashville minister Dr. Frank F. Drowota, Jr., conducted on 20 November 1980 by Helen Drowota as part of the Century III Nashville: Nashville Heritage Pro…

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