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Catalog Number 2005.74.47
Object Name Map
Accession number 2005.74
Other number FR-GC2-ver
Description French topographic map titled "Verdun A". Handwritten on back of map: "Verdun - A. 1/20 000 / Objectives & Sector for 35th Div. in 1st Phase of Argonne-Meuse Offensive". Map dated August 12, 1918 and printed at the Base Printing Plant, 29th Enginners, U.S. Army. Handwritten additions made at a later date in black ink and colored crayons. The handwritten additions include the boundary line between the 35th Division and 91st Division sectors. Map signed in the lower right corner by "Sgt. S.M. Willis / Hdq. Detch. / 35th Div, R.E.P." Part of a map series titled "Groupe Des Canevas de Tir".

106 x 75.3 cm.

From the service of Sgt. Sidney Morse Willis, Service No. 1446764, Headquarters Company, 137th Infantry Regiment, 35th Division, A.E.F.

Date 1918
People Willis, Sidney Morse
Subjects World War I
Maps
Search Terms 35th Division
91st Division
Title Map of Verdun showing Objectives and Sector for 35th Division during the Meuse-Argonne Offensive
Area / Region Verdun, France
Series Groupe Des Canevas de Tir
Scale 1:20000
Size 106 x 75.3 cm.