United States World War I American Expeditionary Forces - Twenty-Sixth Division

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Twenty-Sixth Division - National Guard[edit | edit source]

Training[edit | edit source]

Troops Drawn

  • New England, N. G. troops organized at Boston plus N.A. quota from Camp Devens

Training Camp in the United States

Overseas Service[edit | edit source]

  • Date landed in France: Sept. 20, 1917-Nov. 12, 1917.
  • French training area: Neufehateau Coetquidan.
  • Date entered line: Feb. 6, 1917. Toul Sector.
  • Days in Quiet (148) and Active (45) sectors. Total 193
  • Date sailed for home: March 27, 1919.

Major operations[edit | edit source]

Military Units attached to the Twenty-Sixth Division[edit | edit source]

51st Infantry Brigade

  • 101st Infantry - 9th Massachusetts Infantry; 5th Massachusetts Infantry; 6th Massachusetts Infantry
  • 102nd Infantry - 2nd Connecticut Infantry; 1st Connecticut Infantry; 6th Massachusetts Infantry; 1st Vermont Infantry
  • 102nd Machine Gun Battalion

52nd Infantry Brigade

  • 103rd Infantry - 2nd Maine Infantry; 1st New Hampshire Infantry; Cos F, H, K, M, 8th Infantry
  • 104th Infantry - 2nd Massachusetts Infantry; 6th Massachusetts Infantry; 8th Massachusetts Infantry
  • 103rd Machine Gun Battalion

51st First Artillery Brigade

  • 101st Field Artillery - 2nd Massachusetts Field Artillery; New England Coast Artillery Units
  • 102nd Field Artillery
  • 103rd Field Artillery
  • 101st Trench Mortar Battery

Divisional Troops

  • 101st Machine Gun Battalion - 1st Connecticut Squadron of Cavalry;1st Vermont Infantry
  • 101st Engineers
  • 101st Field Signal Battalion
  • HQ Troop


  • 101st Train HQ and Military Police
  • 101st Ammunition Train
  • 101st Supply Train
  • 101st Engineer Train
  • 101st Sanitary Train (Ambulance Companies and Field Hospitals 101-104

Unit Histories[edit | edit source]

Casualties and Replacements[edit | edit source]

  • Battle Deaths: 2,135
  • Wounded: 11,325
  • Replacements: 14,411
  • Strengths 13 Nov 1918: 20,709

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