WWI Historical images

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Tanks Going Forward

American tanks going forward to the battle line in the Forest of Argonne.

Catalog Number 2010.125.34

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Whippet Tank

With the Americans northwest of Verdun. The skipper and gunner of a "whippet" tank, with the hatches open. France, 1918.

National Archives Identifier: 530756

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Ninth Machine Gun Battalion

Machine gun set up in a railroad shop. Company A, Ninth Machine Gun Battalion. Chateau Thierry, France.

National Archives Identifier: 530730

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Gas Attack

American soldiers posing and acting out a gas attack, the image is fake. 

Catalog Number 1976.227.299

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Gas Masks

Gas masks for man and horse demonstrated by an American soldier, circa 1917-18.

National Archives Identifier: 516483

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