• 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…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • Cloth Hall and St. Martin's Cathedral at Ypres

    Warfield, Francis B

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

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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."

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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…

    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
  • 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."

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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.

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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.

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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.

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and 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
  • 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…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • 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…

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library and Archives
12Next