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- 1 Twenty-Ninth Division - National Guard
- 2 Training
- 3 Overseas Service
- 4 Major Operations
- 5 Military Units attached to the Twenty-Ninth Division
- 6 Unit Histories
- 7 Casualties and Replacements
- 8 FamilySearch Resources
- 9 Related Websites
- 10 Reference Sources
Twenty-Ninth Division - National Guard[edit | edit source]
- Nickname: Blue and Gray Division
- 29th Division Insignia
- Order of Battle of the United States Land Forces in the World War. American Expeditionary Forces. Division. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1931 Pages 21-41 (images 28-48)
Training[edit | edit source]
Troops Drawn[edit | edit source]
Training Camp in the United States[edit | edit source]
Overseas Service[edit | edit source]
- Date landed in France: June 8, 1918-July 22, 1918.
- French training area: Pranthoy.
- Date entered line: Aug. 19, 1918, Center Sector (Upper Alsace).
- Days in Quiet (59) and Active (23) Sectors. Total 82.
- Date sailed for home: May 6, 1919.
Major Operations[edit | edit source]
- Major Operations: Meuse-Argonne.
- Battle Participation of Organizations of the American Expeditionary Forces
Military Units attached to the Twenty-Ninth Division[edit | edit source]
57th Infantry Brigade
- 113th Infantry
- 114th Infantry
- 111th Machine Gun Battalion
58th Infantry Brigade
- 115th Infantry
- 116th Infantry
- 112th Machine Gun Battalion
54th Field Artillery Brigade
- 110th Field Artillery
- 111th Field Artillery
- 112th Field Artillery
- 104th Trench Mortar Battery
- 110th Machine Gun Battalion
- 104th Engineers
- 104th Field Signal Battalion
- HQ Troops
- 104th Train HQ and Military Police
- 104th Ammunition Train
- 104th Supply Train
- 104th Engineer Train
- 104th Sanitary Train (Ambulance Companies and Field Hospitals 113-116
Unit Histories[edit | edit source]
- John A. Cutchins. History of the Twenty-Ninth Division, Blue and Gray, 1917-1919... Philadelphia:Twenty-Ninth Division Historical Committee, 1921.
- Raymond S. Tompkins. Maryland Fighters in the Great War. Baltimore: Thomas & Evans Printing Co., 1919. History of the 115th Infantry.
- F.C. Reynolds. 115th Infantry, U.S.A., in the World War Baltimore : Read-Taylor Co. Printers, ©1920.
Casualties and Replacements[edit | edit source]
- Battle Deaths: 951
- Wounded: 4,268
- Replacements: 4,977
- Strengths 13 Nov 1918: 20,946
FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]
Related FamilySearch Historical Record Collections[edit | edit source]
- United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
- United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940
- United States, World War I American Expeditionary Forces Deaths, 1917-1919
Related FamilySearch Wiki Articles[edit | edit source]
- Beginning United States World War I Research
- World War I American Expeditionary Forces Table of Organization, 1917-1919
- World War I United States Military Records, 1917 to 1918
- United States World War I Infantry Divisions