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    • Street in Noyon mined by Germans

    • World War, 1914-1918; Mine warfare; Mines (Warfare); Explosives; War damage; Soldiers; Debris
    • The ruins of a street in Noyon as a result of mine warfare. Two French soldiers in the foreground appear to be looking at something on the ground. Two men are clearing debris in the background.
    • Mine crater

    • War; Mine warfare; Mines (warfare); Explosives; Military retreats; Soldiers; War damage; World War, 1914-1918
    • Huge crater caused by the explosion of mine planted and exploded by the Germans in their retreat before the American troops.
    • Gas attack

    • Gas warfare; Poisons; War damage; Campaigns & battles; World War, 1914-1918
    • Aerial shot above the battered earth of the Western Front. A gas attack has been launched, and the gas can be seen streaming from the shells across an area of contention.
    • French tanks going into line

    • Tanks (Military science); Tracklaying vehicles; Motorcycles; War damage; World War, 1914-1918
    • A number of tanks headed down a road and accompanied by several soldiers on foot and one on a motorcycle. The scarred terrain appears in the background of the shot.
    • First Aid Station "Dead End" Ypres

    • War; War relief; War damage; First aid; Emergency medical services; Military hospitals; World War, 1914-1918
    • 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 destruction and debree. The image features shelled...
    • Drive on the Hindenburg Line

    • Prisoners of War; Guards; Horses; Cavalry; Horse artillery; War destruction & pillage; War damage; War; World War, 1914-1918
    • 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 buildings which have sustained heavy war damage. ...
    • Deadman's hill

    • War destruction & pillage; War damage; World War, 1914-1918
    • Debris (helmet, shoes, skulls, etc.) scattered on a hill with the limb of a tree in the distance giving the eerie feel of desolation and destruction.
    • Claims for property taken pamphlet

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    • Pamphlet issued by J. L. MacFarland, Solicitor of Claims, instructing individuals on how to recover claims with the United States for personal property used in the war effort by the U. S. Army. Loyalty requirements are listed, as are the types of...
    • Bridge blown out by Germans

    • War; Bridges; War damage; Military retreats; World War, 1914-1918
    • 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
    • "Dead End" Ypres

    • War; War damage; Canals; World War, 1914-1918
    • 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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