• 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…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • German trenches at Belleau Wood

    German trenches at Belleau Wood in France.

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • Sheridan, George Dewey

    United States. Army; Infantry; 2nd Division; 9th Regiment; Company D White

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library & Archives
  • 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.

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • Sterling, Robert Loyd

    United States. Army; Infantry; 127th Regiment; Company D White

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library & Archives
  • Army truck at base of hill on the back side of the Korean War front

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    This image depicts the back side of the front. A number of bunkers are shown, and an Army truck is at the base of the hill. One of the structures may be a medic area. Partially visible are caves, rock…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library & Archives
  • Shockley, Grant

    United States. Army; Infantry; 92nd Division; 368th Regiment; Company G Black

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library & Archives
  • Soldier peering through binoculars at the enemy front

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    This is an unidentified soldier standing sideways using binoculars to look at the other side of the front. The main line of resistance (MLR) is defined as the line or zone of contact with the enemy; i…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library & Archives
  • 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…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • Road leading up to front close to the Hook

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    This is the front or MLR (main line of resistance) close to the Hook. An American flag, a vehicle, and a bunker can be seen. Trenches were over the hill. The road pictured leads up to the front. The m…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library & Archives
  • French Grenadiers at Marne

    French Grenadiers taken at the Battle of the Marne in France. The soldiers are shown in trenches.

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • Trench scene at Batagland "Four de Paris"

    Soldiers inside a trench, some are standing and others are lying down in dugouts. The floor appears to be constructed of wood planks.

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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.

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 30th Infantry Division radio operators

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Wireless station and operators working in front-line trenches during a battle.

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • Red Cross dogs

    French soldiers practicing with Red Cross dogs in the trenches near Luippes.

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • Fencing at the Hook front delineate minefields present

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    This is on the western front next to the Hook, Brock's last station. There is fencing in the foreground, and there were minefields along the sides of the roads at this location. Brock's girlfriend, wh…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library & Archives
  • Camouflage netting draping the western front of Korea

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    Location on the western front of the Korean War in the Kumhwa region. There is camouflage netting over this whole road to conceal the soldiers and keep them from getting shot at by the enemy. The main…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library & Archives
  • French front line trenches

    French soldiers standing and sitting in a front line trench. Three soldiers are standing casually and looking outside the trench. Two soldiers below them, one standing and the other sitting, are conve…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • Supply route to western front at the Hook

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    This is a photo of the back of a hill that is located on the western front near the Hook. A supply route road up to the front can be seen. A vehicle and big drums are visible; the drums might contain…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library & Archives
  • Siege of Vera Cruz by the U. S. troops under Major General Scott, in March 1847

    Map of the siege of Vera Cruz during the Mexican-American War. Vera Cruz, and its surrounding forts, is shown with roads leading to and from the town. The amphibious landing location is noted, as is t…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library & Archives
12Next