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5th Light Horse crossing bridge

5th Light Horse crossing bridge

The 5th Australian Light Horse Regiment crossing the pontoon bridge at the Ghoraniye Bridgehead

Airplanes - Ambulance - French Army Aeroplane Ambulance. Aeroplane ambulance used by the French army in moving special cases requiring immediate attention. The wounded are transported in this way from the battlef(...) - NARA - 17338227
American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Entertainments - Efforts of Red Cross workers helps to well Red Cross Fund. Red Cross workers who have helped to collect over a quarter of a million dollars for the new Yor(...) - NARA - 20802748
Ceremonies - France - Ovation held in honor of American Ambassador Sharp in Paris, 1917. Crowd at the Hotel de Ville, Paris, France, cheering for Ambassador Sharp - NARA - 23922349

Ceremonies - France - Ovation held in honor of American Ambassador Sha...

Scope and content: Date Taken: 1917. - Photographer: Kadel & Herbert

Ceremonies - Review in Theatre of Operations - American Troops - This photograph taken at Milan shows an Italian general inspecting American Red Cross ambulances just before they are to go to the front - NARA - 26422803
Demobilization - Miscellaneous - Returning troops being landed in New York by the thousands. The transport Maui as she docked in New York with several thousand troops from all parts of the country aboard her - NARA - 26433479

Demobilization - Miscellaneous - Returning troops being landed in New ...

Scope and content: Photographer: Kadel & Herbert Public domain image of a passenger ship, ocean liner, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Enemy Activities - Destruction by Enemy in U.S. - 50,000 people were made homeless by one of the largest explosions on record to happen at a munition plant - NARA - 31478173

Enemy Activities - Destruction by Enemy in U.S. - 50,000 people were m...

Scope and content: Original Caption: 50,000 people were made homeless by one of the largest explosions on record to happen at a munition plant. The inhabitants of South Amboy and town surrounding fled from the... More

Navy - Drills - Infantry Maneuvers - Rifle drill, Charlestown Navy Yard, Charlestown, Mass - NARA - 45510406
Navy - Naval Operations - Depth Bombs - With the American U-Boat chasers in foreign waters - NARA - 45511522

Navy - Naval Operations - Depth Bombs - With the American U-Boat chase...

Scope and content: Original Caption: With the American U-Boat chasers in foreign waters. On board of an American U-boat chaser in foreign waters, shows the chief engineer sitting on an American depth mine, whi... More

Enemy Activities - Officials - Captain Franz von Papen - NARA - 31479988 (cropped)

Enemy Activities - Officials - Captain Franz von Papen - NARA - 314799...

Scope and content: Date Taken: 1915 Photographer: Underwood and Underwood Public domain photograph related to Nazi Germany, World War Two, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

111-SC-3293 - Front View of Nieuport Aeroplane. Taken at Aviation Experiment Station, Hampton, Va. - NARA - 55167982
111-SC-41588a - NARA - 55242327
111-SC-41587a - NARA - 55242323
111-SC-1001 - Engine room of the U.S. George Washington showing engines wrecked by German crew shortly before U.S. authorities seized vessel - NARA - 55163327
Minnekahda dazzle

Minnekahda dazzle

UK troop ship Minnedakha in dazzle camouflage. She was approaching New York carrying US troops home. Second Lieutenant Lyon photographed "Minnedakha" from the liner George Washington, as the latter was leaving... More

American Forces in France, WWI -26772 - NARA - 55213035
Third degree mustard gas on buttocks of SGT. Charles E. Mace at Gas Hospital 6 in Paris on October 15, 1918- American Forces in France, WWI -26776 - NARA - 55213043 (cropped)
Medical Department - Nurses - In Theater of Operations - Red Cross and Army nurses taking their last look at France. They are on the upper deck of a tug which is taking them from the pier to the transport in the (...) - NARA - 45496574

Medical Department - Nurses - In Theater of Operations - Red Cross and...

Scope and content: Photographer: American Red Cross

American Forces in France, WWI -42695 - NARA - 55244593
American Forces in France, WWI -38214 - NARA - 55235582
Ceremonies - Liberations - Lorrain-Metz - Citizens of Metz, now in possession of the allied armies of occupation, are about to pull down the wooden statue of a German soldier - NARA - 20809776

Ceremonies - Liberations - Lorrain-Metz - Citizens of Metz, now in pos...

Scope and content: Photographer: Underwood & Underwood

21ST GRAND DIV. TRANSPORTATION CORPS, CAMP PULLMAN, FRANCE. Marion steam shovel in action, Aytre -  - ea246f3a7d30f2144c64e804fbb05fa1 (cropped)

21ST GRAND DIV. TRANSPORTATION CORPS, CAMP PULLMAN, FRANCE. Marion ste...

Steam shovel in Camp Pullman at Aytré (France) in November 1918.

American Forces in France, WWI -33414 - NARA - 55225977 (cropped)
American Forces in France, WWI -33419 - NARA - 55225987
21st Grand Division Transportation Corps, Camp Pullman, France. 2-story barracks under construction, Aytre -  - 7e41aa12caf9bae1445e7a5a9fd63e1a (cropped)

21st Grand Division Transportation Corps, Camp Pullman, France. 2-stor...

Building of a military barracks in Camp Pullman at Aytré (France) in October 1918.

American Forces in France, WWI -33414 - NARA - 55225977
American Forces in France, WWI -24952 - NARA - 55209516
American Forces in France, WWI -33417 - NARA - 55225983
American Forces in France, WWI -24924 - NARA - 55209460
American Forces in France, WWI -21920 - NARA - 55203536
American Forces in France, WWI -22591 - NARA - 55204885
American Forces in France, WWI -18382 - NARA - 55196828
Ceremonies - Bastille Day, 1918 - Photo shows the inauguration of the Wilson Bridge and the French troops passing over it. Lyon, France - NARA - 20809218 (cropped)

Ceremonies - Bastille Day, 1918 - Photo shows the inauguration of the ...

Scope and content: Date Taken: 7/14/1918 Photographer: French Pictorial Service, New York City General notes: 54th (French) Artillery Regiment according to that French website.

Ceremonies - Celebration of the 14th of July. Photo shows the inauguration of the Wilson bridge and the Italian soldiers passing over it. This bridge is named after our president. Lyon, France - NARA - 23922211

Ceremonies - Celebration of the 14th of July. Photo shows the inaugura...

Scope and content: Photographer: French Pictorial Service, New York City

American Forces in France, WWI -18371 - NARA - 55196806
American Forces in France, WWI -16115 - NARA - 55192332
American Forces in France, WWI -13876 - NARA - 55187895 (cropped)

American Forces in France, WWI -13876 - NARA - 55187895 (cropped)

A train carrying aircraft parts, on the quays of the port of Brest on May 27, 1918.

American Forces in France, WWI -12160 - NARA - 55184456
American Forces in France, WWI -12162 - NARA - 55184460
American Forces in France, WWI -7699 - Gen Jacques Monroe, Commanding Officer, 69th Division, French Army- The 69th Division, French Army, was relieved by (...) - NARA - 55176180 (cropped)
American Forces in France, WWI -6427 - Unfurling the "Rainbow Division" flag for the first time for the camera - NARA - 55173762 (cropped) (cropped)

American Forces in France, WWI -6427 - Unfurling the "Rainbow Division...

Scope and content: Sgt Price and Master Engineer Hudson holding flag, Rolampont, France

American Forces in France, WWI -9048 - NARA - 55178454
Medical Department - Hospitals - In Theater of Operations - France - The First American Hospital in France Now Under Military Jurisdiction - NARA - 45496952

Medical Department - Hospitals - In Theater of Operations - France - T...

Scope and content: Original Caption: The First American Hospital in France Now Under Military Jurisdiction. Wounded soldiers on the piazza of the American Hospital at Neuilly, which was the first American Hos... More

Medical Department - First Aid - In Theatre of Operations - American wounded arriving at the American base hospital, Neuilly, France - NARA - 45493922

Medical Department - First Aid - In Theatre of Operations - American w...

Scope and content: Date Taken: 1918 Photographer: International Film Service

Havoc of War - Refugees - Italy - Children Refugees in Italy. Children at the American Red Cross camp at Borgo Fonari, near Genoa - NARA - 31483600

Havoc of War - Refugees - Italy - Children Refugees in Italy. Children...

Scope and content: Photographer: American Red Cross

111-SC-6451 - Olympian theater, Venice, Italy - NARA - 55173810 (cropped)
111-SC-33868 - NARA - 55226872 (cropped)
Advanced dressing station (4687947015)

Advanced dressing station (4687947015)

An ambulance parked outside a dressing station. The dressing station appears to have been set up in the ground floor of a partly demolished building, possibly a mansion or a municipal building as it has quite... More

Dinner time on the Ancre (4687905371)

Dinner time on the Ancre (4687905371)

Soldiers, apparently near the Front, getting fed from mobile army kitchens. In the background men are lining up for their ration, while in the foreground others are sitting or standing and eating soup or stew ... More

Haig in train during War (4687886421)

Haig in train during War (4687886421)

Haig in his office on a train, Western Front, during World War I. Field Marshal (Earl) Haig (1861-1928) at an office desk looking at papers. Maps of France and Belgium are placed on a stand behind him and on t... More

This is one of a series of photographs of Labour Corps members. The caption identifies these seven men as 'native police'. They are probably black South Africans who had contracted to work in the (4687904751)

This is one of a series of photographs of Labour Corps members. The ca...

This is one of a series of photographs of Labour Corps members. The caption identifies these seven men as 'native police'. They are probably black South Africans who had contracted to work in the South African... More

Few of the men who bake the bread (4688608094)

Few of the men who bake the bread (4688608094)

Bakers for the army, Western Front, during World War I. This is a posed photograph of some of the army bakers, outside a large building, probably the bakery. They appear to be a very mixed group. Some, probabl... More

General view of Athie as the Germans left it (4698786471)

General view of Athie as the Germans left it (4698786471)

The seven soldiers in the middle of the photograph are dwarfed by the size of the buildings. The buildings themselves have no roofs left and a few are derelict. In the space in the middle of the buildings is a... More

Сын полка (1915 год) during World War I

Сын полка (1915 год) during World War I

Русский: Сын полка русской армии во время 1-й мировой войны в 1915 году

German prisoners, some of whom are carrying wounded comrade (4688564544)

German prisoners, some of whom are carrying wounded comrade (468856454...

Wounded German prisoners, Western Front, during World War I. This photograph of a group of German prisoners gives an impression that they are exhausted to the point of indifference at their circumstances. They... More

D.G.M.S.Officers and Staff (4688634998)

D.G.M.S.Officers and Staff (4688634998)

Staff of Director General of Medical Services, Western Front, during World War I. A posed grouping of the officers and staff of the Director General of the Medical Services (DGMS). The men are posed in a garde... More

American Red Cross - A thru D - American Ambulance. American ambulance with drive L.R. Bailey, Cambridge, Mass. Harvard '18 - NARA - 20805882

American Red Cross - A thru D - American Ambulance. American ambulance...

Scope and content: Date Taken: 1918 Photographer: Kadel & Herbert

American Red Cross - Groups - Red Cross Workers, Miss Grace Barker and Caroline Blackwell, who have collected over a quarter of a million dollars for the New York County Chapter of the American Red Cross - NARA - 20806698
Demobilization - Miscellaneous - Leviathan largest transport in American service arrives with 8,000 U.S. troops. The huge transport as she pulled into her dock at New York City - NARA - 26433439
111-SC-12471 - NARA - 55185089
111-SC-12924 - NARA - 55186004
111-SC-12925 - NARA - 55186006
Memorials - "CANADA'S GOLGOTHA" THE CRUCIFIXION OF A CANADIAN SOLIDER. Memorial to Canadians who willingly gave their most beloved for the honor of The Flag and the upholding of Freedom, Justice, and Right - NARA - 45499647

Memorials - "CANADA'S GOLGOTHA" THE CRUCIFIXION OF A CANADIAN SOLIDER....

Scope and content: Photographer: Central News Service

Hydroplanes - Miscellaneous - AIRPLANE ABOVE THE CLOUDS OVER BREST, FRANCE. Naval Seaplane H-L, above the clouds over Brest, France - NARA - 31485223

Hydroplanes - Miscellaneous - AIRPLANE ABOVE THE CLOUDS OVER BREST, FR...

Scope and content: Date Taken: 1/30/1919 Photographer: Underwood and Underwood

Demobilization - Arrivals Home - Transport Belgic arrives in America. The transport Belgic of the White State Line arrived at Hoboken, New Jersey, from Brest, France with troops from the battlefield - NARA - 26433819

Demobilization - Arrivals Home - Transport Belgic arrives in America. ...

Scope and content: Date Taken: 1/1/1919 Photographer: Underwood and Underwood

Medical Department - Hospitals - In Theater of Operations - France - Pontanezen Contagious Diseases Hospital, looking north on street farthest west, Brest, France - NARA - 45497114

Medical Department - Hospitals - In Theater of Operations - France - P...

Scope and content: Photographer: Brig. Gen. Lyttle Brown

American Forces in France, WWI -42726 - NARA - 55244653
American Library Association - European - French - Main A.L.A. Library, Le Mans, April 1919 - NARA - 20801698

American Library Association - European - French - Main A.L.A. Library...

Scope and content: Photographer: American Library Association

Soldiers and books in 1918, American Library Association - European - French - Interior of A.L.A. Building at camp before enlargement. The building has since been doubled by the Army. Le Mans - NARA - 20801688 (cropped)

Soldiers and books in 1918, American Library Association - European - ...

Scope and content: Photographer: American Library Association

21st Grand Div. Transportation Corps, Camp Pullman, France. Mess Hall cleared for action - officers dance -  - 54a452ca9f818d3cbb9a4cb5e038e0af (cropped)

21st Grand Div. Transportation Corps, Camp Pullman, France. Mess Hall ...

Officers' mess in Camp Pullman at La Rochelle (France) in December 1918.

American Forces in France, WWI -44120 - NARA - 55247006
American Forces in France, WWI -29644 - NARA - 55218593

American Forces in France, WWI -29644 - NARA - 55218593

General notes: Headquarters of 80th Division at Bethincourt, Meuse. French 155 mm gun of 86th Regiment in the foreground. 80th Division, Bethincourt, Meuse, France.

American Forces in France, WWI -24946 - NARA - 55209504
American Forces in France, WWI -18893 - NARA - 55197815
American Forces in France, WWI -18363 - NARA - 55196792
American Forces in France, WWI -16372 - NARA - 55192846
21st GRAND DIV. TRANSPORTATION CORPS, CAMP PULLMAN, FRANCE. Further progress on frames for barracks, etc -  - fbcc8d0b554ffd930e92f5f123cebc5f (cropped)

21st GRAND DIV. TRANSPORTATION CORPS, CAMP PULLMAN, FRANCE. Further pr...

Building of a military barracks in Camp Pullman at La Rochelle (France) in July 1918.

American Forces in France, WWI -16269 - NARA - 55192640
American Forces in France, WWI -15836 - NARA - 55191774
American Forces in France, WWI -11284 - NARA - 55182853
American Forces in France, WWI -11294 - NARA - 55182873
American Forces in France, WWI -6427 - Unfurling the "Rainbow Division" flag for the first time for the camera - NARA - 55173762

American Forces in France, WWI -6427 - Unfurling the "Rainbow Division...

Scope and content: Sgt Price and Master Engineer Hudson holding flag, Rolampont, France

Medical Department - Medical Units - BASE HOSPITAL NO. 10 OFF FOR WAR FRONT. Nurses attached to Base Hospital No. 10, recruited in Philadelphia, Pa., ready to sail for active service in France. The unit consisted(...) - NARA - 45499549

Medical Department - Medical Units - BASE HOSPITAL NO. 10 OFF FOR WAR ...

Scope and content: Date Taken: 1917 Photographer: International Film Service

111-SC-16108 - NARA - 55192318
111-SC-16135 - NARA - 55192372
111-SC-16187 - NARA - 55192476
111-SC-16178 - NARA - 55192458
111-SC-21770 - NARA - 55203238
111-SC-21783 - NARA - 55203264
Medical Department - Hospitals - In Theater of Operations - France - American Soldier in American Military Hospital no. 1, Neuilly France, enjoying his Thanksgiving Dinner given by the American Red Cross - NARA - 45496956

Medical Department - Hospitals - In Theater of Operations - France - A...

Scope and content: Date Taken: 1918 Photographer: American Red Cross, France

American Library Association - ALA - European - French - Reading Room, Beaune A.E.F. University Library. France - NARA - 20801514

American Library Association - ALA - European - French - Reading Room,...

Scope and content: Photographer: American Library Association

P hotographie du village d'Hennemont - 1A1182101VI014 (15059893369)

P hotographie du village d'Hennemont - 1A1182101VI014 (15059893369)

La lutte autour de Verdun. Récente photographie du village d'Hennemont, au-dessus de Fresnes-en-Woëvre.

Havoc of War - Refugees - Italy - Children Refugees in Italy - NARA - 31483608

Havoc of War - Refugees - Italy - Children Refugees in Italy - NARA - ...

Scope and content: Original Caption: Children Refugees in Italy. Lone Reale, one of the children cared for at American Red Cross Camp near Pontasso, not far from Genoa. She has extraordinary native ability and... More

Debris of Le Barque, after the bombardment (4687911931)

Debris of Le Barque, after the bombardment (4687911931)

Part of a destroyed village reduced to piles of broken timber and burnt trees. A single brick wall is left standing. The caption identifies this as Le Barque, a village near Bapaume, to the south of Arras. Thi... More

Depart du Mal. Douglas Haig (Departure of Field Marshal Haig) (4687872497)

Depart du Mal. Douglas Haig (Departure of Field Marshal Haig) (4687872...

Haig leaving Bergues, France, 1917. This photograph, which has a French press stamp, shows Field Marshal (Earl) Haig (1861-1928) talking to a group of French officers before getting into his waiting car. Frenc... More

Dfil des troupes devant le Mal. Douglas Haig (Procession of troops in front of Field Marshal Haig) (4687878367)

Dfil des troupes devant le Mal. Douglas Haig (Procession of troops in ...

Haig inspecting troops, Bergues, France, 1917. This shows Field Marshal (Earl) Haig (1861-1928) saluting as French troops march past on parade. Two French generals stand behind him. This is one of several phot... More

Drawing water in a captured village (4688582414)

Drawing water in a captured village (4688582414)

Two soldiers trying to get water in the flattened ruins of a village. They appear to be setting up a small mobile pump in the ruins, presumably by a well. They have a horse-drawn water-cart with a large water-... More

Germans destroy the beautiful Chatrau (sic) of Caulincourt and blew it into the Somme, our men made a passage for the water (4698789231)

Germans destroy the beautiful Chatrau (sic) of Caulincourt and blew it...

Unblocking the Somme. On the left of the picture is the raised, man-made wall of the river with soldiers standing on top. The river cuts across the image with two soldiers standing in it. The men are dwarfed b... More

Unloading in a hold of a food supply ship (4688635738)

Unloading in a hold of a food supply ship (4688635738)

Men unloading crates of bacon from a supply ship. They have clearly just loaded the crates onto a pallet which is about to be lifted out of the ship by a crane. An officer is marking off the crates on a list. ... More

US Light Rail in Operation - Company D, 21st Engineers

US Light Rail in Operation - Company D, 21st Engineers

Company D, 21st Engineers Public domain photograph of a steam locomotive, engine, train, railroad, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

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