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Catalog Number 1983.34.7
Object Name book
Accession number 1983.34
Summary Contents: Arrived in France December 27, 1917; First casualty February 1; Under German fire March 25; First fired on enemy March 28; Germans raid, killing one and capturing one; 36 hours with nothing to eat, June 3; In rags, some men nearly barefoot, July 14; French cavalry pursue enemy, July 18, dead lying all around, terrible smell; Dead more numerous than any time in our service; 82nd Division Infantry (new) very scared; Salvation Army, YMCA, Red Cross the best, August 5; Hungry eating turnips, Oct 22; Sleeping in the mud, October 21; Another gun blows up, November 4; About 500 dead, their pockets emptied.

Subjects: Artillery (Troops); Personal Narratives
Title E Battery Goes to War
Author Cone, Sgt. Anthony D.
Published Date 1929
Publisher self-published
Published Place Washington, DC
Search Terms 15th Field Artillery
Battery E
2nd Division
OCLC Number 5842863