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Catalog Number 1976.227.280
Object Name Print, Photographic
Accession number 1976.227
Description Black and white photograph. Signal Corps #25268.

From the Catalogue of Official A.E.F. Photographs taken by the Signal Corps: "The hill which protects Bouillonville from German shells in the background. This is the hill over which the Three hundred and fifty-third Infantry and a few scattered marines went on September 12th, at about 2 p.m. The infantry started to dig in at the top of the hill but went on about kilos beyond Benev. Bouillonville was the center of the medical unit for a large part of the German Army. Many medical supplies were found here and our medical units were using the German hospitals the same day the drive started. A street scene in Bouillonville, Meurthe et Moselle, France. September 20, 1918."
Date September 20, 1918
Year Range from 1918
Year Range to 1918
Place Bouillonville, Meurthe et Moselle, France
Subjects World War I
Hills
Streets
Search Terms US Army Signal Corps, AEF
89th Division
353rd Infantry
Print size 16.5 x 21.5 cm
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