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== [https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10517924 Pre - World War I - Mexican Border Expedition, 1916-1917 ] ==
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*[[United States Mexican Border Service, 1916 to 1917]]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10472816 War Department. American Expeditionary Forces at Veracruz, Mexico. 1914-1915.]
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'''FamilySearch Catalog'''
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/524314 Massachusetts. Muster in rolls, 1916]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/524350 Massachusetts. Muster in and out rolls, 1916]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1880947 New Hampshire. Mexican Border Records,1916-1917]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/172759 Utah. Index to those who participated...]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/293439 Utah. Mexican Border Service. Muster Rolls, 1917-1917]
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== Introduction - World War I ==
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The United States entered World War I in April 1917. Over 4.7 million men and women served in the regular U.S. forces, national guard units, and draft units with about 2.8 million serving overseas. There were 53,402 killed in action, 63,114 deaths from disease and other causes, and about 205,000 wounded.
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''' Histories '''
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*[https://archive.org/details/americaspartinwo00beam Richard J. Beamish and Francis A. March.''America's Part in the World War.'' Philadelphia, Pa., Chicago, Ill.: The John C. Winston Company, 1919.]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/288072 United States. War Department.''The Official record of the United States' part in the great war : the government account of the thirteen American battles and the army of four million men.'' (1923?) FHL 973 M25or] 
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'''How American Went to War '''
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*[https://archive.org/details/gianthandourmobi00crowuoft/page/n10 Benedict Crowell and Robert Forrest Wilson. ''The Giant Hand. Our Mobilization and Control of Industry and Natural Resources, 1917-1918.'' New Haven: Yale University Press, 1921]
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*[https://archive.org/details/roadtofrancetran01crowuoft/page/n6 Benedict Crowell and Robert Forrest Wilson.''The Road to France I. The Transportation of Troops and Military Supplies, 1917-1918.''New Haven: Yale University Press, 1921]
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*[https://archive.org/details/roadtofrancetran02crow/page/n12 Benedict Crowell and Robert Forrest Wilson.''The Road to France II. The Transportation of Troops and Military Supplies, 1917-1918.''New Haven: Yale University Press, 1921]
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*[https://archive.org/details/demobilization00crow/page/n10 Benedict Crowell and Robert Forrest Wilson. ''Demobilization. Our Industrial and Military Demobilization After the Armistice, 1918- 1920.''New Haven: Yale University Press, 1921]
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''' Official U.S. Bulletin '''
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*[https://archive.org/stream/officialbulletin01unse#page/n41/mode/2up Official U.S. Bulletin, vol. 2, Jan. June, 1918]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/officialbulletin02unse#page/n5/mode/2up Official U.S. Bulletin, vol. 2, July-Sept. 1918]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/officialusbullet00unse#page/n5/mode/2up Official U.S. Bulletin, vol. 3,Jan.-Mar., 1919]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2000921 U. S. Official pictures of the world war showing America's participation : selected from the official files of the War department with unofficial introductory photographs]
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''' Photographs'''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/533461 National Archives American Unofficial Collection of World War I Photographs, 1917-1918 NAID 533461]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/cu31924027944598#page/n5/mode/2up Catalogue of Official A.E.F. Photographs]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2000921 U. S. Official pictures of the world war showing America's participation : selected from the official files of the War department with unofficial introductory photographs]
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''' Additional Sources'''
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*[https://archive.org/stream/unclesamsfactboo00newy#page/n0/mode/2up Uncle Sam's Fact Book of the World War]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/cu31924027816820#page/n0/mode/2up Leonard Ayres. The War with Germany: A Statistical Summary. Washington,D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1919]
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== Newspapers ==
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''' Stars and Stripes '''
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*[https://www.loc.gov/collections/stars-and-stripes/articles-and-essays/a-world-at-war/american-expeditionary-forces/ Stars and Stripes:The American Newspaper of World War I, 1918-1919. Library of Congress]
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*[https://www.loc.gov/collections/stars-and-stripes/about-this-collection/ Stars and Stripe Newspaper of World War I. Library of Congress.]
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*[https://archive.org/details/briefhistoryofst00katz Harry Lewis Katz. A brief history of the Stars and Stripes, official newspaper of the American expeditionary forces in France. Washington,D.C.: The Columbia Publishing Co., 1921. Roster of the Men who worked on the paper pp. 42-46; Roll of Honor p. 47]
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* Stars and Stripes: Newspaper of the American Expeditionary Forces, 1918-1919, National Archives Microfilm Publication, M2130, 1 roll
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''' Training Camp Newspapers '''
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*[https://www.accessible-archives.com/collections/world-war-one-american-military-camp-newspapers/ Accessible Archives World War I Camp Newspapers]
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== Battlefield Guides ==
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*[https://archive.org/stream/guidetoamericanb00amer#page/n5/mode/2up  A Guide to the American Battle Fields in Europe,1927.]
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*[https://archive.org/details/americanarmiesba00wash American Armies and Battlefields in Europe,1938.]
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*[https://archive.org/details/americainbattle00moss  America in Battle The Guide to the American battlefields in France and Belgium]
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== Records and Research ==
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* Susan Goss Johnston. " World War I Statement of Service Cards." NGS Magazine 43 (July-September 2017): 42-48.
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*[https://archive.org/details/companyadministr00unitrich ''Company Administration War Department 1919'']
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*[https://archive.org/details/companyadministr00waldrich William H. Waldron.Company ''Administration.'' New York City: George U. Harvey Publishing Co., 1917]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/memorandumshowin00unit#page/n1/mode/2up Memorandum Showing Action that would be Required by Company, ,Troops, or Battery Commanders...]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/compilationofgen00unit#page/n5/mode/2up General Orders, Bulletins, Circulars General Recruiting Service, 1918-1919]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/guidetosimilarsu00unitrich#page/n3/mode/2up ''Guide to Similar Surnames. For Use in the Adjutant General's Office. War Department.'' Washington, Government Printing Office, 1920]
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*[https://archive.org/details/listofchristiann00unitrich ''A List of Christian Names Their Derivatives, Nicknames,and Equivalents in Several Foreign Languages. For Use in The Adjutant General's Office.'' War Department. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1920]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/somecousinsingre00clar#page/n0/mode/2up ''Some Cousins in the Great War'']
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*[https://archive.org/details/honorrollourfami00whee Algar Monroe Wheeler. ''The "Honor Roll" and our family' part in the World War.'' Baltimore, Printed by H. Shafer Co., 1920]
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*[https://archive.org/details/storyofwarfamily00stpa ''A Story of the War and Family War Service Record, 1914-1919.''St Paul,Minn.: Mackey, Smith & Stiles,1919]
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*[https://archive.org/details/mywarrecord00alle Charles T. L. Allen. ''My War Record.'' (Pittsburgh,Pa. 1918)]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/134605805 William Brown Meloney. '' Where Do We Go From Here ? This is the Real Dope. Published for  Soldiers, Sailors and Marines By War Camp Community Service.'' n.p., n.d.]
  
<div style="width: 73%; float: right"><div style="width: 100%; float: right"><center>''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[World War I United States Military Records, 1917 to 1918|World War I]]''</center></div><br>
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== Training Camps ==
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*[https://www.archives.gov/topics/wwi/training NARA: Training the Soldier]
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*[https://www.accessible-archives.com/collections/world-war-one-american-military-camp-newspapers/ Accessible Archives World War I Camp Newspapers]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/522985 Photographs of National Guard Camps and National Army Cantonments,1918. NAID 522985]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/208816-the-big-gun-ordnance-department-u-s-a-aberdeen-proving-ground-maryland-1918?offset=1 Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/cantonmentmanual00kilnrich#page/n5/mode/2up Lt. Col. W. G. Kilner and Capt. A. J. McElroy. ''The Cantonment Manuel: or Facts for Every Soldier.'' New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1917]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/14120390RX4.nlm.nih.gov/14120390RX4#page/n3/mode/2up Medical Department, Vol. IV, Activities Concerning Mobilization Camps and Ports of Embarkation]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/4683632 U.S. Army Discharge Reports, ca. 1917-1920]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/United_States,_World_War_I_Correspondence_Relating_to_Foreign_Born_Soldiers,_1917-1921 Correspondence Relating to Foreign Born Soldiers,1917-1921]
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*[https://archive.org/details/cu31924030724888 Roster of Federal Military Training Camps, 1913-1916]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/390671-who-s-who-in-the-construction-division-of-the-united-states-army?offset=1 Who's Who in the Construction Division of the United States Army.] FamilySearch Digital Library
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/533449 Camps and Forts in U.S., World War I, 1916-1917. National Archives Catalog NAID 533449]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/645615 Standard Maps and Plans for Contonment Buildings ,NAID 645615]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/4683632 U.S. Army Discharge Reports, ca. 1917-1920. NAID 4683632]
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''' Training Camp Histories and Locations '''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10452984 Camp McClellan, Alabama. 7.18.1917-7.1.1929]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10469278 Camp Sheridan, Alabama. 7.18.1917-3.15.1919]
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*Camp Pine, Arkansas
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10452441 Camp Fremont. California. 7.18.1919-9.1919]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10454663 Camp Kearny, California. 7.18.1917-10.31.1920]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10453479 Camp Gordan,Georgia. 7.18.1917-1.31.1922] 
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10453983 Camp Hancock, Georgia. 7.19.1917-4.26.1920]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10484293 Camp Wheeler, Georgia. 7.19176-4.10.1919]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10454653 Camp Grant, Illinois. 7.18.1917-4.1924]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10454635 Camp Dodge, Iowa. 6.18.1917-1922]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10452443 Camp Funston, Kansas. 7.18.1917-ca. 3.1923]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10481359 Camp Zachary Taylor, Kentucky.7.18.1917-6.30.1921]  
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10453449 Camp Beauregard, Louisiana. 7.18.1917-9.7.1945]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10457205 Camp Meade, Maryland. 1917-3.5.1929]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10454129 Camp Devens, Massachusetts. 7.18.1917-11.5.1931]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/campdevens00batc#page/n5/mode/2up Camp Devens, Massachusetts]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/forgingswordstor1920robi#page/n7/mode/2up The Story of Camp Devens, Massachusetts]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10454632 Camp Custer, Michigan. 7.18.1917-8.17.1940]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10469276 Camp Shelby, Mississippi.7.21.1917-10.15.1919]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10454470 Camp Dix, New Jersey. 7.18.1917-3.8.1919]  
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10454464 Camp Cody, New Mexico. 7.18.1917-6.25.1919]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10453617 Camp Mills, New York. 9.1917-3.31.1920]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10483366 Camp Upton, New York. 1917-6.30.1946]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10456327 Camp Polk, North Carolina, ca. 9.1918-4.20.1919]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10452456 Camp Greene, North Carolina. 1917-ca. 6.1919]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10470351 Camp Sherman, Ohio. 6.21.1917-1921]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10454806 Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma. 7.18.1917-7.7.1918]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10454324 Camp Jackson, South Carolina. 7.1917-4.25.1922]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10471730 Camp Sevier, South Carolina. 7.1917-4.1919]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10484478 Camp Wadsworth, South Carolina. 7.19.1917-3.25.1919]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10453278 Camp Bowie, Texas. 7.18.1917-8.15.1919]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10454164 Camp Logan, Texas. 7.18.1917-3.1919]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10452814 Camp MacArthur,Texas. 7.29/1917-3.7.1919]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10482629 Camp Travis, Texas. 6.18.1917-12.13.1922]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10530088 Camp Lee, Virginia. 7.18.1917-6.28.1921]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10471741 Camp Stuart, Virginia. 8.22.1917-1919]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10453993 Camp Lewis, Washington. 7.18.1917-9.30.1927]
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==[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10486945 Embarkation Service]==
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10487970 Embarkation Service. Ship Service.]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10486945 Embarkation Service Administrative History Note]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/historyoftranspo00gle#page/n3/mode/2up A History of the Transport Service]
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*[https://archive.org/details/roadtofrancetran02crow Benedict Crowell and Robert Forrest Wilson. ''The Road to France II. The Transportation of Troops and Military Supplies. 1917-1918.'' New Haven: Yale University press,1921] Appendices: Appendix F:List of American Transports pp. 564-602; Appendix G:United States Troop Convoys in the World War. pp. 603-620 
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*[https://archive.org/details/witharmyathoboke00snel With the Army at Hoboken]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/unitedstatesarmy06unit#page/n3/mode/2up U.S. Army Transport Service Regulations 1914]
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'''Troop Transport HIstories'''
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/120089-the-united-states-ship-great-northern-history-of-a-troop-transport-built-in-1915-by-the-cramp-shipbuilding-co-at-philadelphia?offset=1 U.S.S. Great Northern WW I Troop Transport Ship]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/109907-history-of-the-u-s-s-harrisburg-the-queen-of-the-ocean-in-peace-in-war?offset=1 U.S.S. Harrisburg WW I Troop Transport Ship]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/118753-a-history-of-the-u-s-s-mount-vernon?offset=1 U.S.S. Mount Vernon WW I Troop Transport Ship]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/historyofcampdeg00juds#page/n1/mode/2up A History of Camp De Grasse. Saint-Pierre - Des-Corps. France. 1918-1919]
  
The United States entered World War I in April 1917. Over 4.7 million men and women served in the regular U.S. forces, national guard units, and draft units. There were 53,402 killed in action, 63,114 deaths from disease and other causes, and about 205,000 wounded. New York, Pennsylvania, Illinois, and Ohio furnished the most soldiers.
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* '''Embarkation Service:Selected list of National Archives Collections'''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/6234465 Lists of Incoming Passengers, 1917-1938, RG 92, NAID 6234465]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/6234477 Lists of Outgoing Passengers,1917-1938, RG 92, NAID 6234477]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7282484 Lists of Outward and Inward Bound Passengers, 1914-1940 NAID 7282484]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7192903 Card Registers of vessels Requisitioned or Belonging to the War Department,1918-1920, RG 92, NAID 7192903]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7130549 Card Register of Chartered Vessels, 1917-1918, RG 92, NAID 7130549]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7284911 Reports of Debarkations by Ports in Baltimore and Philadelphia, 1917-1921, RG 92, NAID 7284911]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7284794 Reports of Embarkations from the United States, 1917-1919, RG 92, NAID 7284794]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7297348 Reports of Debarkations in the United States from Europe, 7.1917-11.1919 NAID 7297348]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7267965 Lists of Vessels Leaving the United States to Transport Troops to Europe, 1917-1918, RG 92, NAID 7267965]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7268077 Card  Registers of Vessels Leaving the United States to Transport Troops Overseas, 1917-1919, RG 92, NAID 7268077]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7324086 Summary of Port Logs of Army Transport Service Transatlantic Vessels, 1917-1920 NAID 7324086]
  
== <center>Research Tools</center> ==
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''' Ports of Embarkation'''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10470563 Newport News, Virginia, 1919-1920]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10496153 Hoboken, New Jersey]
  
*[http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi BYU WWI Document Archive]. This archive is international in focus
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== [https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10483404 American Expeditionary Forces. May 26,1917-August 31,1920] ==
*[http://www.militaryindexes.com/worldwarone/ Online World War One Indexes and Records]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Expeditionary_Forces American Expeditionary Forces]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/5685192 Insignia Album NAID 5685192]
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* Aloha Broadwater,Elaine C. Everly, and Garry D. Ryan, comps. ''Preliminary Inventory of the Textual Records of the American Expeditionary Forces (World War I), 1917-23,Part I, NM 91'' (Feb.,1968)
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* Aloha Broadwater,Elaine C. Everly, and Garry D. Ryan, comps. ''Preliminary Inventory of the Textual Records of the American Expeditionary Forces (World War I), 1917-23,Part II,NM 92'' (Feb.,1968)
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*[https://www.archives.gov/research/guide-fed-records/groups/120.html Records of the American Expeditionary Forces (World War I) Record Group 120)]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/search?q=*:*&f.parentNaId=449&f.level=series&sort=naIdSort%20asc Records of the American Expeditionary Forces (World War I) NAID 449 National Archives Online Catalog]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/301641 Records of Divisions, 1917-1920 NAID 301641 '''(Note: Search within this Series)]'''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/2554752 British Military Records Relating to World War I, 1918-1924 includes AEF units serving alongside British units in Northern France.]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/6704646 Correspondence,Reports, and Other Records Relating to American Indians Serving with the American Expeditionary Forces,1917-1919 NAID 6704646] 
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Expeditionary_Forces_on_the_Western_Front_(World_War_I)_order_of_battle American Expeditionary Forces Order of Battle]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/244497-order-of-battle-of-the-united-states-land-forces-in-the-world-war-american-expeditionary-forces-divisions?offset=1 Order of Battle U.S. Land Forces in the World War Divisions]
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*[https://archive.org/details/tablesoforganiza00unit Tables of Organization U.S. Army 1917]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/World_War_I_American_Expeditionary_Forces_Table_of_Organization,_1917-1919 Table of Organization, 1917-1919]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/448683 United States Army in the World War, 1917-1919 3 volumes]  
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*[https://archive.org/details/battleparticipat00unitrich Battle Participation of Organizations]
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*[https://archive.org/details/summaryofcasualt00unit Summary of Casualties American Expeditionary Forces]
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* Order of Battle of the United States Land Forces in the World War. Zone of the Interior: Directory of Troops. Volume 3, Part 3 
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*[https://archive.org/details/organizationdire00unitrich Stations and Post Office Address of Organizations of the Army]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2001762 Final Report of Gen. John J. Pershing, Commander-in-Chief American Expeditionary Forces.]
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*[https://archive.org/details/reportadjutantg18offigoog Report of the Adjutant General of the Army. To the Secretary of War. 1918]
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*[https://archive.org/details/aef00skil The A.E.F. Who They Were, What They Did, How They Did It]
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*[https://archive.org/details/americanarmyinwo00brow The American Army in the World War A Divisional Record of the A.E.F. in Europe]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/104615-soldiers-all-portraits-and-sketches-of-the-men-of-the-a-e-f?offset=1 Portraits and Sketches of the Men of the A.E.F.]
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== [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Services_of_Supply%2C_American_Expeditionary_Forces Services of Supply] ==
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*[https://archive.org/stream/organizationofse00unit#page/n0/mode/2up Organization of Services of Supply]
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*[https://archive.org/details/servicesofsupply00john General Johnson Hagood. ''The Services of Supply. A Memoir of the Great War.'' Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1927]
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== [https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10464968 American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia. August 1918-April 1920] ==
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/649566 Historical Files, August3, 1918- April 1, 1920]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7297187 Card Files of Prisoners of War Interned at the Base Camp at Vladivostok, ca. 1918-ca. 1920]
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== Army Air Service ==
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*[https://www.archives.gov/research/guide-fed-records/groups/018.html NARA Records of the Army Air Force Record Group 18]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/fort-worth/finding-aids/rg018-army-air-force.html Records of the Army Air Force National Archives Fort Worth]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Army_World_War_I_Flight_Training Army World War I Flight Training]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/617524 Correspondence Relating to the Flying Cadet Detachment, 1918. U.S. Army Balloon School, Fort Omaha. NAID 617524]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/74223651 Continuing Training.U.S. Army Balloon School, Fort Omaha, Nebraska, 1918-1919. NAID 74223651]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/74223707 Discharges. Flying Cadet Detachment. U.S. Army Balloon School, Fort Omaha, Nebraska, 1918. NAID 74223707]
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*[https://archive.org/details/TheUSAirServiceInWWIVol1/page/n14 The U.S. Air Service in World War I, Volume I]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/TheUSAirServiceInWWIVol2#page/n0/mode/2up The U.S. Air Service in World War I, Volume II]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/TheUSAirServiceInWWIV4#page/n0/mode/2up The U.S. Air Service in World War I, Volume IV]
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*Air University. Aerospace Studies Institute. Historical Research Division. ''U.S. Air Service Victory Credits, World War I. Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama: Air University, 1969. FHL Digital Book
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*Norman L. R. Franks and Frank W. Bailey. ''Over the Front: a complete record of the Fighter Aces and Units of the United States and French Air Services, 1914-1918.'' London, England: Grub Street, 1992. FHL 973 M2frw 
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*James J. Hudson.'' In Clouds of Glory: American Airmen who flew with the British during the Great War.'' Fayetteville, Arkansas: University of Arkansas Press, 1990. FHL 973 M2hj
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*Lowell A. Lawrence. ''New England Aviators, 1914-1918: their portraits and their records.'' Atglen, Pennsylvania: Schiffer Pub., 1997. FHL 974 M2n v.1 and v. 2
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*James J. Sloan. ''Wings of Honor: American Airmen in World War I: a compilation of all United States, pilots, observers, gunners, and mechanics who flew against the enemy in the War of 1914-1918.'' Atglen, Pennsylvania: Schiffer Pub., 1994. FHL 973 M2swh
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*Lucien H. Thayer, Donald Joseph McGee and Robert James Bender, ed. ''America’s First Eagles: the Official History of the U.S. Air Force, A.E. F., 1917-1918.'' San Jose, California: R. James Bender, Pub. Champlin Fighter Museum Press, 1983. FHL 973 M2taf
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1375803 Gorrell's ''History of the American Expeditionary Forces Air Service, 1917-1919,'' NARA publication M990, 58 rolls]
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* '''For histories of base hospitals and other medical unit histories see [https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/United_States_World_War_I_Unit_Histories#Medical_Department United States World War I Unit Histories under Army Air Service]'''
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''' [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lafayette_Escadrille Lafayette Escadrille  - American Pilots in the French Air Service]'''
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*[https://archive.org/details/lafayetteflyingc01hall The Lafayette Flying Corps v.1]
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*[https://archive.org/details/lafayetteflyingc02hall The Lafayette Flying Corps v.2]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/onemanswarstoryo00lieu#page/n9/mode/2up Bert Hall and John J. Niles. One Man's War: the Story of the Lafayette Escadrille. New York: H. Holt, 1929]
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*[https://archive.org/details/storyoflafayette00thenrich Georges Thenault. The Story of the LaFayette Escadrille. Boston: Small,Maynard & Company,1921]
  
== <center>Websites</center> ==
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== Tank Corps ==
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10478596 NARA Administrative History Note. Tank Corps. 2.18.1918-3.6.1918]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10478595 NARA Dministrative History Note. Tank Corps. 3.6.1918-1920]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10476457  NARA Administrative History Note. Tank Corps. 3.22.1918- 6.30.1920]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tank_Corps_of_the_American_Expeditionary_Forces Tank Corps American Expeditionary Force]
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*[https://armyhistory.org/the-dawn-of-american-armor-the-u-s-army-tank-corps-in-world-war-i/ ''The Dawn of American Armor: The U.S. Army Tank Corps in World War I.'']
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*[https://archive.org/details/tankcorpsactivit00unse "Tank Corps Activities" A.E.F.]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/tankcorps00unitrich#page/n5/mode/2up Personnel Specifications Tank Corps]
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*[https://archive.org/details/cu31924027835168 Tanks in the Great War, 1914-1918]
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''' National Archives Catalog'''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/search?q=*:*&f.level=series&f.creatorIds=10478595 Sick Reports and Furlough Reports for Camp Colt, Pennsylvania and Camp Dix,New York, 1918. NARA NAID 7933991]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/6862003 Records of Tank Centers, 1918-1919.  NAID 6862003]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/6862004 Records of Tank Brigades, 1918-1921. NAID 6862004]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/6862007 Records of Tank Battalion,1918-1919. NAID 6862007]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/922124 Maps Relating to Tank Operations in World War I, 9.1918-1919. NAID 922124]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/5711956 Tank Service Insignia]
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''' Unit Histories'''
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/838042 A Co. Tank, "treated'em rough," 301 Bn Tank Corps. Philadelphia: E. A. Wright [1919?]]
  
*[http://www.historyguide.org/intellect/ww1_res.html HistoryGuide.org]. Includes documents, medical records, treaties, etc.  
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== Naval ==
*[http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/FWWchronology.htm Chronology of the first World War]  
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'''Histories '''
*[http://www.rockingham.k12.va.us/ World War I]  
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*[https://archive.org/details/ournavyinwar00perr/page/n6 Lawrence Perry.''Our Navy in the War.'' New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1918.]
*[http://www.greatwar.nl/ Heritage of the Great War]  
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*[https://archive.org/details/ournavyatwar00dani/page/n8 Josephus Daniels. '' Our Navy at War.'' Washington, D.C.: Pictorial Bureau, 1922.]
*Maps showing military campaigns, boundaries, and etc.
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*[https://archive.org/details/ournavyspartingr00jenk/page/n2 John Wilber Jenkins. '' Our Navy's Part in the Great War.'' New York: john E. Eggers, 1919.]  
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*[https://www.history.navy.mil/research/library/online-reading-room/title-list-alphabetically/u/us-navy-world-war-i-redirect.html U.S. Navy and World War I:1914-1922 Naval History and Command Heritage.]
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'''Uniforms & Pictures'''
 
*[http://www.quarterdeck.org/uniforms/uniforms.htm Navy Uniforms in WWI]
 
*[http://www.quarterdeck.org/uniforms/uniforms.htm Navy Uniforms in WWI]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/115342-the-united-states-navy-in-the-world-war-official-pictures-selected-from-the-files-of-the-navy-department-the-war-department-and-the-united-states-marine-corps-with-supplemental-photographs-from-unofficial-sources?offset=1 United States Navy in the World War Official Pictures]
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''' National Archives '''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/299693 NARA at St. Louis Official Military Personnel Files, 1885-1998, RG 24 Records of the Bureau of  Naval Personnel]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/650254 Great Lakes Naval Training Station. Registers of Enlisted Men Released and Discharged, 1918 - 1919. NAID 650254]
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'''Publications'''
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/287902 ''Officers and enlisted men of the United States Navy who lost their lives during the World War from April 6, 1917 to November 11, 1918.'']
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*[https://archive.org/stream/americanshipcasu00unit#page/n0/mode/2up American Ship Casualties of the World War]
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* Deaths in the United States Navy from April 6, 1917 to November 11, 1918. Washington,D.C.: U.S. Gov't Printing Office, 1920
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*[https://archive.org/details/MedicalDeptUSNavyInFranceWWI Medical Department of the U.S. Navy with the Army and Marine Corps in France in WW I]
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*[https://www.naval-history.net/WW1NavyUS-CasualtiesAlphaA.htm World War I at Sea: United States Navy and Coast Guard Casualties by Name]
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*[https://www.history.navy.mil/research/library/online-reading-room/title-list-alphabetically/a/american-ship-casualties-world-war.html American Ship Casualties of the World War]
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*[https://www.history.navy.mil/research/publications/publications-by-subject/patriotic-pioneers.html Regina T. Akers. ''The Navy's First Enlisted  Women: Patriotic Pioneers.'']
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== Marine Corps ==
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*[https://archive.org/stream/unitedstatesmari00unit#page/n3/mode/2up United States Marine Corps in the World War]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/listofofficersen19unse_0#page/n3/mode/2up Officers and Enlisted Men who Lost their Lives]
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*[https://archive.org/details/listofofficersen19unse Officers and Enlisted Men who Lost their Lives Serving in the US and Possessions]
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*[https://archive.org/details/listofofficersof00slsn A List of Officers of the Marine Corps comp. 13 March 1919]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/womenmarinesinwo00lind#page/n0/mode/2up Women Marines in World War I]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/299715 NARA at St. Louis Official Military Personnel Files, 1905-1998, RG 127 Records of the US Marine Corps]
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*George B. Clark. ''Decorated Marines of the Fourth Brigade in World War I.'' Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland and Company, 2007.
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== Engineers ==
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*[https://archive.org/details/historicalreport00unit Historical report of the Chief Engineer]
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== Officers ==
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/204785-officers-of-the-army-and-families-of-officers-residing-in-or-near-the-district-of-columbia-november-25-1916?offset=1 Officers of the Army and families residing in or near the District of Columbia, November 25, 1916.] 
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*[https://archive.org/details/bub_gb_TO8UAAAAYAAJ Army Directory 1918]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/4735009 Army Reserve Officer Training Camp Rosters,1917-1919 NARA NAID 4735009]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/5170791 American Expeditionary Forces (AEF) Commanding Officers Lists, 1918-1919. NAID 5170791]
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== American Field Service ==
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*[https://web.archive.org/web/20180719180204/http://www.ourstory.info/library/2-ww1/Geller1/ww1doxTC.html The American Field Service Archives of World War I,1914-1917]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/213124 ''History of the American field service in France, Friends of France, 1914-1917 : told by its members,'' 3 volumes]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2015750 Friends of France : the Field Service of the American Ambulance described by its members.Digital Book]
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*James William Davenport Seymour. ''History of the American Field Service in France, “Friends of France,” 1914-1917.'' Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1920
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*L.D. Geller. ''The American Field Service Archives of World War I, 1914-1917.'' New York: Greenwood Press, 1989 [Location East 43ed Street NYC]
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*Arlen J  Hansen. ''Gentlemen Volunteers: the Story of the American Ambulance Drivers in the Great War, August 1914-September 1918.'' New York: Arcade Pub., 1996
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*[https://archive.org/details/vanguardofameric00morsiala Vanguard of American Volunteers]
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*[https://archive.org/details/memorialvolumeof00seym Memorial Volume of the American Field Service in France]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/469179-the-harvard-volunteers-in-europe-personal-records-of-experience-in-military-ambulance-and-hospital-service?offset=1 M.A. DeWolfe Howe. ''The Harvard Volunteers in Europe. Personal Records of Experience in Military, Ambulance, and hospital Service.'' Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1916]
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== Medical Department ==
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*[https://archive.org/details/14120390RX2.nlm.nih.gov Medical Department, vol. II, Administration American Expeditionary Force]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/14120390RX8.nlm.nih.gov/14120390RX8#page/n3/mode/2up, Medical Department, vol. III,Field Operations]
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*[https://archive.org/details/14120390RX4.nlm.nih.gov Medical Department vol. IV, Activities Mobilization camps Ports of Embarkation]
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*[https://archive.org/details/inmemoriammedica00unse In Memoriam The Medical Department]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/577725-united-states-catholic-chaplains-in-the-world-war?offset=1 Catholic Chaplains in the World War]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/14011390R.nlm.nih.gov/14011390R#page/n3/mode/2up Massachusetts Surgeons]
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*[https://archive.org/details/MedicalDeptUSNavyInFranceWWI Medical Department U.S. Navy with the Army and Marine Corps]
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''' National Archives Collections - Records of the Surgeon General (Army), Record Group 112 '''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/653140 Historical Reports of Hospitals and Infirmaries, 5.1.1917-5.31.1920. NAID 653140]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/651558 Medical Records of Army Transports, 5.1.1917-5.31.1920. NAID 651558]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/651567 Historical Reports of General Hospitals, 5.1.1917-5.31.1920. NAID 651567]
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* '''For histories of base hospitals and other medical unit histories see [https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/United_States_World_War_I_Unit_Histories#Medical_Department United States World War I Unit Histories under Medical Department]'''
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== Related Government Agencies==
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'''[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/63808943 U.S. Food Administration]'''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/1938399 Personnel Files. ca. 9.1917-2.1919. License Division. NAID 1938399]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/1938401 Lists of Licenses, 8.1917-5.1920. License Section. NAID 1938401]
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''' Illinois Food Administration'''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/57362722 Card Lists of Personnel, 1917-ca.1918. NAID 57362722]
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''' Missouri Food Administration '''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/5397209 Registration Cards of County Food Administration Conferences, 6.17.1918-6.25.1918. NAID 5397209]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/5398167 Card Index to Food Administration Courses, ca. 1918. NAID 5398167] Name of Instructor
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/5282072 Correspondence Concerning the Family Enrollment Campaign, 6.1917-1.1918. NAID 5282072]
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''' Department of the Interior '''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/134530916 Department of the Interior. ''Service Book. including Honor Roll of employees who entered Military or Navy Service during the war with Germany. April 1, 1919.'' Washington: Government Printing Office, 1919. National Archives NAID 134530916]
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== Auxiliary Organizations ==
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''' American Red Cross '''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10490974 ''' American Rec Cross War Council Administrative History Note''']
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'''National Archives'''
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* [https://catalog.archives.gov/id/649203 Historical Nurse Files, ca. 1916-ca. 1959, NAID 649203]
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* [https://catalog.archives.gov/id/5730905 Personnel Files, 1921-983, NAID 5730905]
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'''Hoover Institute Archives'''
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'''Stanford University'''
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*[http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt1h4nd13n/entire_text/ Inventory of the American National Cross Records]
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'''Overseas Service'''
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* [https://archive.org/details/americanredcross01davi American Red Cross in the Great War]
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* [https://archive.org/details/14310600R.nlm.nih.gov The Passing Legions]
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* [https://archive.org/details/withdoughboyinfr00hung With the Doughboy in France]
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* [https://archive.org/details/14310550R.nlm.nih.gov American Red Cross Work Among the French People]
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''' State and Local Sources'''
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* [https://archive.org/stream/101495570.nlm.nih.gov/101495570#page/n0/mode/2up Department of Civilian Relief, Washington, D.C. American Red Cross.]
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* [https://archive.org/stream/WhenYouGoHomeImages/When_You_Go_Home#page/n0/mode/2up When You Go Home American Red Cross Home Service]
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* [https://archive.org/stream/101322058.nlm.nih.gov/101322058#page/n0/mode/2up Department of Civilian Relief American Red Cross Manuel of Home Service]
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* [https://archive.org/stream/101318107.nlm.nih.gov/101318107#page/n0/mode/2up Department of Civilian Relief American Red Cross Home Service & the Disabled Soldier or Sailor]
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* [https://archive.org/details/americanredcross00jeff American Red Cross Base Hospital No. 38]
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* [https://archive.org/details/redcrosschaptera00chom Red Cross Chapter (Indianapolis) at Work]
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* [https://archive.org/details/redcrossiniowa01full Red Cross in Iowa, v.1]
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* [https://archive.org/details/redcrossiniowa02full Red Cross in Iowa, v.2]
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* [https://archive.org/stream/101322053.nlm.nih.gov/101322053#page/n0/mode/2up War Activities Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter]
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* [https://archive.org/details/inmemoriamofthos00amer In Memoriam Mahanoy City (Pennsylvania) Red Cross Chapter]
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* [http://sos.ri.gov/archon/index.php?p=digitallibrary/digitalcontent&id=152 WWI: Red Cross Nurses Rhode Island State Archives]
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* [https://archive.org/stream/reportofwarrelie00redc#page/n1/mode/2up District of Columbia Chapter. Report of War Relief Activities, 1917-1919]
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* [https://archive.org/stream/ReportOfTheNewOrleansChapterOfAmericanRedCross/ReportOfTheNewOrleansChapter#page/n0/mode/2up New Orleans Chapter Red Cross]
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*''' Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA)'''
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2513098?collectionNameFilter=true United States,YMCA World War I Service Cards, 1917-1919]
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*[http://www.worldwar1.com/dbc/ymca.htm History of the YMCA in World War I]
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*[https://archive.org/details/servicewithfigh02taftgoog Service with Fighting Men; an account of the work of the American Young Men's Christian Associations in the World War, volume 1]
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*[https://archive.org/details/servicewithfigh01taftgoog Service with Fighting Men; an account of the work of the American Young Men's Christian Associations in the World War, volume 2]
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*[http://www2.mnhs.org/library/findaids/wrc006.xml YMCA and YWCA Records, Minnesota Historical Society]
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*''' Knights of Columbus'''
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*''' Salvation Army'''
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*''' Young Women's Christian Association'''
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2513098?collectionNameFilter=true United States,YMCA World War I Service Cards, 1917-1919]
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*'''Jewish Welfare Board'''
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*[https://archive.org/stream/01120030R.nlm.nih.gov/01120030R#page/n0/mode/2up The Jewish Welfare Board. Final Report of War Emergency Activities.]
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*'''American Library Association'''
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*[https://archive.org/stream/57830690R.nlm.nih.gov/57830690R#page/n0/mode/2up War Service of the American Library.]
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== Timeline American Expeditionary Forces ==
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{|class="wikitable" width="600"
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! Date !! Event
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|-
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| 3 February 1917
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| Diplomatic relations with Germany were severed
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|-
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| 6 April 1917 
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| Congress declares war on Germany
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|-
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| 18 May 1917 
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| Congress passes the Selective Service Act which allows for the registration of eligable men for military service   
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|-
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| 5 June 1917
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| The first registration included men between 21 and 31 years of age
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|-
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| 20 July 1917
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| The lottery is held in Washington to determine the order of liability for military service is held. No. 258 was the first number drawn. 
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|-
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| 20 Nov-4 Dec 1917
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| [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Cambrai_(1917) Cambrai  (American Troops engaged 2,500)]
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|-
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| 21 Mar- 6 Apr, 1918
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| [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Battle_of_the_Somme_(1918) Somme (American Troops engaged 2,200)]
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|-
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| 9- 27 April, 1918
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| [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Lys_(1918) Lys (American Troops engaged 500)]
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|-
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| 27 May - 5 June, 1918
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| [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Third_Battle_of_the_Aisne Aisne, Third Battle of(American Troops engaged 27,500)]
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|-
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| 5 June 1918 
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| The second registration included men who had become 21 since the first registration 
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|-
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| 9-15 June, 1918
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| Noyon-Montdidier (American Troops engaged 27,000)
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|-
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| 15-18 July 1918
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| Champagne-Marne (American Troops engaged 85,000)
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|-
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| 12 Sept 1918 
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| The third registration included the ages 18 to 45. 13,228,762 registered. 
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|-
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| 25 Jun 1918
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| U.S. troops took over Belleau Wood, France after two weeks of fighting.7870 Americans lost their lives in the battle.
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|-
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| 18 Jul 1918- 6 Aug 1918 
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| Aisne-Marne offensive or the 2nd battle of the Marne marked the turning point of the War.&nbsp; The German line was driven back to Vesle.
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|-
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| 8 Aug - 11 Nov 1918
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| [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Battle_of_the_Somme_(1918) Somme  (American Troops engaged 54,000)]
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|-
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| 18 Aug- 11 Nov 1918
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| Oise-Aisne (American Troops engaged 85,000)
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|-
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| 19 Aug- 11 Nov 1918
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| Ypres-Lys (American Troops engaged 108,000)
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|-
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| 12 - 16 September 1918
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| [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Saint-Mihiel St. Mihiel (American Troops engaged 550,000)]
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|-
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| 26 Sept 1918 - 11 Nov 1918 
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| [https://www.archives.gov/research/military/ww1/meuse-argonne.html The Meuse-Argonne Offensive involving over one million U.S. troops]
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|-
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| 24 Oct- 4 Nov 1918
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| [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Vittorio_Veneto Vittorio-Veneto (Italian Front, American Troops engaged 1,200)]
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|-
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| 31 Oct 1918
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| The 2nd million U.S. soldier reached France.
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|-
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| 11 Nov 1918 
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| The Armistice. World War I ends with the surrender of Germany
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|}
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== Battles and Engagements ==
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*[https://archive.org/stream/guidetoamericanb00amer#page/n5/mode/2up A Guide to the American Battle Fields in Europe]
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*[https://archive.org/details/americanarmiesba00wash American Armies and Battlefields in Europe. A history Guide and Reference Book]
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*[https://history.army.mil/html/bookshelves/resmat/wwi/prologue/default/prologue-sec04.html U.S. Army Center of Military History Timeline]
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*[https://history.army.mil/html/reference/army_flag/wwi.html U.S. Army  Center of Military History Campaigns: World War I]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_campaigns_in_World_War_I U.S. Campaigns in World War I]
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*[https://archive.org/details/americansingreat01cler/page/n3 ''The Americans in the Great War. The Second Battle of the Marne. volume I'']
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*[https://archive.org/details/americansingreat02cler/page/n4 ''The Americans in the Great War. The Battle of St. Mihiel.'' Volume II.]
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*[https://archive.org/details/americansingreat03cler/page/n4 ''The Americans in the Great War. The Meuse-Argonne Battlfields. (Montfaucon, Romagne, Sainte-Menehould)''  Volume III.]
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*[https://archive.org/details/ourgreatestbattl01palm/page/n8 Frederick Palmer. '' Our Greatest Battle (The Meuse-Argonne). New York: Dodd,Mead and Company, 1919.]
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*[https://archive.org/details/meuseargonnebatt00hartrich/page/n2 Arthur E. Hartzell. ''Meuse-Argonne Battle (Sept 26 - Nov 11, 1918) ]
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''' National Archives '''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7933979 Records Relating to the Meuse-Argonne Operation, ca. 1918 - 1918 NAID 7933979]
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== FamilySearch World War I Historical Record Collections  ==
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''' National Collections '''
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*{{RecordSearch|2968245|United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1968530?collectionNameFilter=false United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2996059?collectionNameFilter=true United States World War I American Expeditionary Forces Deaths,1917-1919]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2513098?collectionNameFilter=false United States, YMCA World War I Service Cards, 1917-1919]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1858291?collectionNameFilter=false United States, Index to Naturalizations of World War I Soldiers, 1918]
 +
''' State Collections '''
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3159282?collectionNameFilter=true Alaska,State Archives (Juneau), Military Service Discharge Records,1898-1934]
 +
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2865018 Alabama, World War I Service Cards, 1917-1918]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1878523?collectionNameFilter=false California, San Francisco, World War I Enemy Alien Registration Affidavits, 1918]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3007513 Connecticut,World War I, Military Census of Nurses, 1917]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2858132 Delaware,World War I Servicemen Records, 1917-1919]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2761957?collectionNameFilter=true Florida, World War I Service Cards, 1917-1919]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3010015 Florida, World War I Navy Card Roster, 1917-1920]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3010041 Georgia, World War I, Statement of Service Cards, 1920-1929]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3019092 Hawaii, World War I Service Records, 1917-1919]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2968238 Indiana, World War I, Enrollment Cards, 1919]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2489920?collectionNameFilter=false Louisiana, World War I Service Records, 1917-1920]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1807269?collectionNameFilter=false Maine, World War I Draft Registration Index, 1917-1919]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2968248 Maine, State Archives, World War I(WWI) Grave Cards, 1914-1950]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1877829 Maine, State Archives, Collections,1718-1957-Includes WWI Card Index to Soldiers by Town, 1917-1919]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3007553 Michigan, Census of World War I Veterans with Card Index, 1917-1919]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2968243 Mississippi,World War I Service Cards,1917-1919]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3010079 Mississippi, World War I Army Veterans alphabetical index, 1917-1918]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3010075?collectionNameFilter=true Montana, Military Records, 1904 - 1918]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2568864?collectionNameFilter=false North  Carolina, World War I Service Cards, 1917-1919]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3010045 Ohio, World War I Statement of Service Cards,1914-1919]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3029263 Ohio, World War I, Enrollment Cards,1914-1918]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3039663 Ohio, WWI Index and Return Cards, 1916-1920]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3010088 Oregon, World War I,County Military Service Records,1919-1920]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3007580 Oregon,World War I, Veteran State Aid Applications, 1921-1938]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2202707?collectionNameFilter=false Texas World War I Records,1917-1920]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3041286 Utah,World War I Army Servicemen Records Abstracts,1914-1918]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3019074 Utah,World War I County Draft Board Registers, Name Index, 1917-1918]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3028759 Utah, World War I Service Questionnaires, 1914-1918]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3031545 Utah,World War I Militia Lists, 1917-1918]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1878898 Washington, World War I Veteran's Compensation Fund Application Records,1921-1925]
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== Family History Library Selected World War I Collections ==
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/522878 Alabama World War I Service Records]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1013317 Georgia World Wat I Statement of Service Summary Card Files]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/625091 Indiana World War I Enrollment Cards]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/727186 Michigan County War Records]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2520543 Minnesota World War I Records]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2831720 Minnesota World War I Bonus Files and Service Records]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/319159 Ohio World War I Service Cards]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/999667 Oregon Military Service Records]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1143232 Oregon World War I Veterans State Aid Applications [Card] Index]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/562119 Utah Service Records Abstracts]
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== Archives and Libraries ==
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'''National WW I Museum and Memorial'''
 +
*[https://www.theworldwar.org/ The National WWI Museum and Memorial Kansas City, MO.]
 +
'''U.S. Army Heritage and Education center'''
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*[http://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/u-s-army-heritage-and-education-center-usahec.html U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center]
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*[http://cdm16635.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/landingpage/collection/p16635coll21 Veterans Survey Collections Inventories]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/488858 World War I Manuscripts: The World War I Survey FamilySearch catalog]
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* ''U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center's World War I Holdings compiled in Honor of Mrs. Louise Arnold Friend, former Chief,Processing Branch, in Commeration of the 100th anniversary of World Wat I,''Carlisle, PA:U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center, n.d.
 +
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'''National Archives at St. Louis'''
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*[https://www.archives.gov/st-louis National Personnel Records Center (NPRC)]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/st-louis/military-personnel/fire-1973.html July 1973 Fire]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/files/publications/prologue/2013/spring/stl-fire.pdf Burnt in Memory 1973 Fire]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/files/st-louis/pdf/finding-your-ww1-veteran.pdf Finding Your World War I Veteran at The National Archives at St. Louis]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/research/military/ww1/st-louis-ww1-series World War I Records at the National Archives at St. Louis]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/files/st-louis/pdf/va-claim-files-and-ww1-burial-files.pdf Veterans Administration Claim Files and World War I Burial Files]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/files/calendar/genealogy-fair/2015/handouts/session-4-labinsky-hardin-presentation.pdf National Archives at St. Louis Card Series]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/files/calendar/genealogy-fair/2017/3-labinsky-moore-military-handout1of2.pdf Military Record Series]
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*[[United States National Archives Twentieth Century Military Records]]
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'''Library of Congress'''
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*[https://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/wwi/wwi.html Library of Congress Guide to World War I Materials]
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*[https://www.loc.gov/vets/stories/ex-war-wwi.html Library of Congress Veterans History Project World War I]
 +
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'''National Archives'''
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*[https://www.archives.gov/research/genealogy/wwi Researching Individuals in WW I Records]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/military/ww1 National Archives  Military Resources World War I]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/wwi-prologue World War I Articles in Prologue Magazine]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1998/fall/military-service-in-world-war-one.html NARA Military Service in the United States Army During World War I]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1999/summer/gold-star-mothers-1.html NARA WWI Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimages Pt 1]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1999/fall/gold-star-mothers.html NARA WWI Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimages Pt 2]
 +
*[https://www.archives.gov/philadelphia/finding-aids/wwi-guide World War I Records at the National Archives at Philadelphia]
 +
'''Collections'''
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/1244185 Applications for Certificates of Identifications, 1920-1921. NAID 1244185  "...U.S. Citizens who were residents of Germany...during World WarI]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/602456 World War I Alien Enemy Index, 1917-1919. NAID 602456]
 +
 +
''' National Park Service'''
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*[https://www.nps.gov/subjects/worldwari/index.htm  World War I]
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==  World War I Societies ==
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*[http://www.orderfirstworldwar.com/the-salient/2011/02/veterans-of-world-war-i-of-the-usa-inc.htm Order of the First World War]
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*[http://ww1ha.org/about-us/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIsJ_7u8K01QIVFJV-Ch0oBwquEAAYAyAAEgIZ3PD_BwE World War One Historical Association]
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*[http://www.westernfrontassociation.com/ Western  Front Association]
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== American Legion ==
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/488315-a-history-of-the-american-legion?offset=1 History of the American Legion]
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== Cemeteries ==
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*[http://gravelocator.cem.va.gov/ Nationwide Gravesite Locator National Cemetery Administration]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1991923 Location of Graves and Disposition of Bodies of American Soldiers Who Died Overseas]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1804749?availability=Los%20Angeles%20California%20FamilySearch%20Library The Silent Cities: an illustrated guide to the war cemeteries and memorials to the 'missing' in France and Flanders; 1914-1918. FamilySearch Catalog]
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''' American Casualties '''
 +
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/285556 Soldiers of the Great War 3 volumes]
 +
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''' American Battle Monuments Commission '''
 +
*[https://www.abmc.gov/ American Battle Monuments Commission]
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''' World War I Cemeteries'''
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/aisne-marne-american-cemetery#.Wbq2p8ZryUk Aisne-Marine American Cemetery]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/brookwood-american-cemetery#.Wbq4dsZryUk Brookwood American Cemetery]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/flanders-field-american-cemetery#.Wbq5_8ZryUk Flanders Field American Cemetery]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/lafayette-escadrille-memorial-cemetery#.Wbq6esZryUk Lafayette Escadrille Memorial Cemetery]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/meuse-argonne-american-cemetery#.Wbq6ucZryUk Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/oise-aisne-american-cemetery#.Wbq8rsZryUk Oise-Aisne American Cemetery]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/somme-american-cemetery#.Wbq848ZryUk Somme American Cemetery]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/st-mihiel-american-cemetery#.Wbq99sZryUk St. Mihiel American Cemetery]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/suresnes-american-cemetery#.Wbq-JMZryUk Suresnes American Cemetery]
 +
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'''World War I Monuments'''
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/audenarde-american-monument#.Wbq3lMZryUk Audenarde American Monument]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/belleau-wood#.Wbq318ZryUk Belleau Wood]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/bellicourt-american-monument#.Wbq4K8ZryUk Bellicourt American Monument]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/cantigny-american-monument#.Wbq4tsZryUk Cantigny American Monument]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/chateau-thierry-monument#.Wbq4_cZryUk Chateau-Thierry Monument]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/chaumont-marker-aef-headquarters#.Wbq5NcZryUk Chaumont Marker-AEF Headquarters]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/kemmel-american-monument#.Wbq6P8ZryUk Kemmel American Monument]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/montfaucon-american-monument#.Wbq7p8ZryUk Montfaucon American Monument]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/montsec-american-monument#.Wbq76cZryUk Montsec American Monument]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/naval-monument-brest#.Wbq8GMZryUk Naval Monument at Brest]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/naval-monument-gibraltar#.Wbq8ZMZryUk Naval Monument at Gibralter]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/sommepy-american-monument#.Wbq9k8ZryUk Sommepy American Monument]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/souilly-marker-1st-army-headquarters#.Wbq9vsZryUk Souilly Marker-1st Army Headquarters]
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*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/tours-american-monument#.Wbq-acZryUk Tours American Monument]
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== World War I  Dead, American Expeditionary Forces. 1917-1919 ==
 +
'''Websites'''
 +
*[https://www.theworldremembers.org/search-the-names The World Remembers International]
 +
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'''[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/1726747 National Archives: Compiled Data on Casualties of the American Expeditionary Forces by State of United States Possession, 1917-1919 NAID 1726747]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389244 Alabama]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389293 Arizona]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389305 Arkansas]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389341 California]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389403 Colorado]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389432 Connecticut]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389481 Delaware]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389490 District of Columbia]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389502 Florida]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389525 Georgia]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389584 Idaho]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389604 Illinois]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389747 Indiana]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389802 Iowa]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389883 Kansas]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389930 Kentucky]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389983 Louisiana Casualties]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390017 Maine]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390040 Maryland]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390077 Massachusetts]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390261 Michigan]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390178 Minnesota]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390356 Mississippi]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390391 Missouri]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390482 Montana]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390523 Nebraska]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390557 Nevada]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390566 New Hampshire]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390585 New Jersey]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390669 New Mexico]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390682 New York]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34390997 North Carolina]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391055 North Dakota]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391084 Ohio]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391230 Oklahoma]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391286 Oregon]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391309 Pennsylvania]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391569 Rhode Island]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391586 South Carolina]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391627 South Dakota]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391651 Tennessee]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391717 Texas]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391815 Utah]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391830 Vermont]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391845 Virginia]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391902 Washington]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34391981 Wisconsin]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34392072 Wyoming]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34392086 US Possessions]
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''' Additional Sources '''
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/285556 Soldiers of the Great War 3 volumes]
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*[https://archive.org/details/worldwarselectiv00conn Members of American Expeditionary Forces from Connecticut Who Lost Their Lives in the World War]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/398305 Gold Star Honor Roll:Indiana]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/118142-kansas-casualties-in-the-world-war-1917-1919?offset=1 Kansas Casualties in the Great War 1917-1919]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/287678-report-of-the-commission-on-massachusetts-part-in-the-world-war-vol-2?offset=1 Massachusetts' Gold Star Record]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/20940 Nevada's Gold Star's]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/457363-roll-of-honor-citizens-of-the-state-of-new-york-who-died-while-in-the-service-of-the-united-states-during-the-world-war?offset=1 Roll of Honor:Citizens of New York who died while in the service of the U.S. during the World War]
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*[https://dmna.ny.gov/historic/reghist/wwi/HonorList/ New York State Military Museum World War I Roll of Honor]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/967316 Ohio and California]
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*[http://sos.ri.gov/archon/index.php?p=digitallibrary/digitalcontent&id=151 Rhode Island State Archives]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/185735 Wisconsin's Golf Star List]
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== <center>Things you can do</center> ==
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== United States World War One Centennial  ==
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*[http://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php United States World War One Centennial Commission]
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*[http://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/commemorate/family-ties/family-ties-orientation-page.html Family Ties Documenting stories of service and family relationships of those who served in World War]  
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*[http://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/commemorate/family-ties/stories-of-service.html Stories of Service]
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*[http://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/commemorate/family-ties/documenting-doughboys.html Documenting the Doughboys]
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*[http://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/doughboy-mia-home.html Doughboy MIA Database 1917-1920]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/topics/wwi-centennial?utm_expid=37357212-1.nJpoV-BOTtKnLrV29hZReQ.1&utm_referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fsearch.archives.gov%2Fsearch%3Fquery%3Dworld%2Bwar%2BI%2B%26submit%3D%26utf8%3D%26affiliate%3Dnational-archives#event-/timeline/item/archduke-assassination  National Archives World War I  Centennial]
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*[https://www.loc.gov/exhibitions/world-war-i-american-experiences/about-this-exhibition Library of Congress Echoes of the Great War American Experiences of World War I]
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*[https://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/wwi/wwi.html Library of Congress Guide to World War I Materials]
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*[https://www.si.edu/spotlight/wwi100 Smithsonian World War I Centennial]
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*[https://postalmuseum.si.edu/MyFellowSoldiers/index.html Smithsonian My Fellow Soldiers: Letters From World War I: National Postal Museum]
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*[https://history.army.mil/html/bookshelves/resmat/wwi/prologue/default/prologue-sec01.html U.S. Army Center of Military History]
  
In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:<br>
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''' State Committees or Commissions'''
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*[http://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/participate/state-organizations/state-websites/others-pending.html State Centennial Websites Map]
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'' Selected Sites''
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*[https://www.wwiarkansas.com/sites-and-memorials/arkansas-state-archives Arkansas]
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*[https://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/california-in-ww1-welcome.html California]
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*[http://www.worldwar1centennial.org/pennsylvania-ww1-centennial-home.html Pennsylvania]
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*[http://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/indiana-wwi-centennial-home.html Indiana]
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*[https://www.ny.gov/programs/new-york-state-wwi-centennial-commission New York]
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*[https://heritage.utah.gov/history/wwi Utah]
  
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_formations_of_the_United_States_Army_during_World_War_I List of Formations of the States Army during World War I]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1156574 Controvich, James T.&nbsp; United States Army Unit Histories:&nbsp; A Reference and Bibliography. Manhattan,&nbsp; Kansas: Kansas State University, n.d.]
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*[[How to author an article in the Wiki|Create a new article]]<br>
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*[[How to categorize an article|Categorize articles]]<br>
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== Army Corps ==
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10476334 I Army Corps. 1.15.1918-3.25.1919]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10448444 II Army Corps. 3.19.1918-2.1.1919]
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== Division Unit Histories ==
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/United_States_World_War_I_Infantry_Divisions United States World War I Infantry Divisions]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/31491070 American Expeditionary Forces Distinctive Cloth Insignia Chart]
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*[https://history.army.mil/html/bookshelves/resmat/wwi/wwi_bomad/index.html U.S. Army Center of Military  History World War I Divisions: Then and Now]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/365733-history-of-the-first-division-during-the-world-war-1917-1919?offset=1 Society of the First Division. History of the First Division During the World War, 1917-1919. Philadelphia, Pa.: John C. Winston Co., 1922]
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* Oliver L. Spaulding and John W. Wright. The Second Division,American Expeditionary Force in France,1917-1919. New York, Hillman, 1937
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*[https://archive.org/details/historyofthirddi00unse Frederick v. Hemenway. History of the Third Division, United States Army in the World War for the Period December 1, 1917 to January 1, 1919.] 
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*[https://archive.org/stream/3dDivisionSummaryOfOperationsInTheWorldWar#page/n0/mode/2up 3rd Division Summary of Operations]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/100325-the-fourth-division-its-services-and-achievements-in-the-world-war-gathered-from-the-records-of-the-division-with-five-illustrations-painted-from-life-by-captain-leon-dabo-a-d-c-and-numerous-photographs-and-five-maps?offset=1 Christian A. Bach and Henry Noble Hall. The Fourth Division: Its Services and achievements in the World War,... (1920)]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/117094-the-official-history-of-the-fifth-division-u-s-a-during-the-period-of-its-organization-and-of-its-operations-in-the-european-world-war-1917-1919-the-red-diamond-meuse-division?offset=1 Kenyon Stevenson. The Official History of the Fifth Division U.S.A. Washington,D.C.: Society of the Fifth Division, 1919] 
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/117261-new-england-in-france-1917-1919-a-history-of-the-twenty-sixth-division-u-s-a?offset=1 Emerson G. Taylor. New England in France, 1917-1919: A History of the Twenty-Sixth Division U.S.A. Boston and New York: Houghton and Mifflin Co., 1920]
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*[https://archive.org/details/storyof27thdivi01orya John F. O'Ryan. The Story of the 27th Division. Vol. 1 New York: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford C0.,1921.]
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*[https://archive.org/details/storyof27thdivis02oryauoft John F. O'Ryan. The Story of the 27th Division. Vol. 2 New York: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford C0.,1921.]   
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/61489-pennsylvania-in-the-world-war-an-illustrated-history-of-the-twenty-eighth-division-vol-1?offset=1 Pennsylvania in the World War an illustrated history of the Twenty- Eighth Division. vol. 1 Pittsburgh, Pa.: States Publications Society, 1921.]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/183773-pennsylvania-in-the-world-war-an-illustrated-history-of-the-twenty-eighth-division-v-02?offset=1 Pennsylvania in the World War an illustrated history of the Twenty- Eighth Division. vol. 2 Pittsburgh, Pa.: States Publications Society, 1921.]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/509688  John A. Cutchins. History of the Twenty-Ninth Division, Blue and Gray, 1917-1919... Philadelphia:Twenty-Ninth DIvision Historical Committee, 1921.]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/118654-the-32nd-division-in-the-world-war-1917-1919?offset=1 Wisconsin War History Commission. The 32nd Division in the World War, 1917-1919. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Wisconsin Print Co., 1920.]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/291087 Frederic Louis Huidekoper. The History of the 33rd Division,A.E.F. 4 vols. Springfield, Illinois: Ill. State Historical Library, 1921.]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/596285-from-vauquois-hill-to-exermont-a-history-of-the-thirty-fifth-division-of-the-united-states-army?offset=1  Clair Kenamore. From Vauquois Hill to Exermont: a history of the Thirty-Fifth Division of the united states Army. St. Louis:Guard Publishing Co., 1919.]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/122269-heroes-of-the-argonne-an-authentic-history-of-the-thirty-fifth-division?offset=1 Charles B. Hoyt. Heroes of the Argonne: an authentic History of the Thirty-Fifth Division. Kansas City,Mo.: Franklin Hudson, 1919.]
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*[https://archive.org/details/storyof36thexper00chasrich Ben H. Chastaine. Story of the 36th: the Experiences of the 36th Division in the World War. Oklahoma City:Harlow Publishing Company, 1920.]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/99165-the-thirty-seventh-division-in-the-world-war-1917-1918-vol-1?offset=1 Ralph D. Cole. The Thirty-Seventh Division in the World War,1917-1918. vol. 1 Columbus, Ohio: Thirty-Seventh Division Veterans Association, 1926.]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/99052-the-thirty-seventh-division-in-the-world-war-1917-1918-vol-2?offset=1 Ralph D. Cole. The Thirty-Seventh Division in the World War,1917-1918. vol. 2 Columbus, Ohio: Thirty-Seventh Division Veterans Association, 1926.]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/historyoffortiet00losa#page/n3/mode/2up History of the Fortieth (Sunshine) Division. Los Angeles, Calif.: C.S. Hutson & Co., 1920]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/486923-the-complete-roster-of-the-fortieth-division-camp-kearny-california-november-15-1917?offset=1 Roster of the Fortieth Division Camp Kearny California November 15, 1917. Camp Kearny, Calif: John Milledge and William B. Tyler,1917]  
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*[https://archive.org/details/storyofrainbowdi00tomp Raymond S. Tompkins. The Story of the Rainbow Division. New York: Boni and Liveright, 1919]
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*[https://archive.org/details/rosterofrainbowd00johnrich Harold Stanley Johnson. Roster of the Rainbow Division (Forty-Second) (1917)]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/104266-history-of-the-seventy-seventh-division-august-25-1917-november-11-1918-designed-and-written-in-the-field-france?offset=1 History of the Seventy-Seventh Division, August 25, 1917 November 11, 1918:designed and written in the field- France. New York,New York: The 77th Division Association, 1919.]
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*[https://archive.org/details/victorious77thdi00mckerich Arthur McKeogh.The Victorious 77th Division in the Argonne Fight (New York's Own)in the Argonne Fight. New York: john E. Eggers Co.,1919] 
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*[https://archive.org/details/historyofseventy00meehrich Thomas F. Meehan. History of the Seventy-Eighth Division in the World War,1917-1919.New York:Dodd,Mead and Company, 1921.]
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*[https://archive.org/details/historyofseventy0079th 79th Division Association. History Committee.History of the Seventy-Seventh Division A.E.F. During the WORLD War:1917-1919.Lancaster,Pa.: Steinman & Steinman, 1922.]   
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/122948-official-history-of-82nd-division-american-expeditionary-forces-1917-1919-all-american-division?offset=1 Official History of 82nd Division,American Expeditionary Forces,1917-1919:"All American Division. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1919.]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/413565-the-official-history-of-the-eighty-sixth-division?offset=1 John G. Little The Official History of the Eighty-Sixth Division. Chicago, Illinois: States Publications Society, 1921.]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/55270-the-88th-division-in-the-world-war-of-1914-1918?offset=1 The 88th division in the World War of 1914-1918. New York, New York: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford, 1919.]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/475054-history-of-the-89th-division-u-s-a-from-its-organization-in-1917-through-its-operations-in-the-world-war-the-occupation-of-germany-and-until-demobilization-in-1919?offset=1 George H English History of the 89th Division, U.S.A.: from its organization in 1917, through its operations in the World War, the occupation of Germany and unit demobilization in 1919. Kansas City, Missouri:The War Society of the 89th Division, 1920.]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/325148-a-history-of-the-90th-division?offset=1 George Wythe. A History of the 90th Division. The 90th Division Association, 1920]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1007141 Lonnie J. White. The 90th Division in World War I: the Texas-Oklahoma draft division in the great war. Manhattan,Kansas.Sunflower University Press, 1996] 
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/182167-the-story-of-the-91st-division?offset=1 The Story of the 91st Division.San Mateo, Calif.:91st Division Publication Committee, 1919]
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== Military Unit Histories ==
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[[United States World War I Unit Histories]] will have additional unit history references and links.
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== Personal Narratives ==
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2432796  "Americans defending democracy: our soldiers' own stories." New York City, New York: World's war stories In, 1919 Digital Images]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/43004-father-duffy-s-story-a-tale-of-humor-and-heroism-of-life-and-death-with-the-fighting-sixty-ninth?offset=1 Duffy, Francis P. "Father's Duffy's Story. New York: George H. Doran Co.,1919 Digital Images]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/986744  Emmett, Chris. "Give way to the right:serving with the A.E.F. in France, during the World War." San Antonio, Texas, Naylor Co., 1934. FHL 973 M2eg]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1991924 Villiers, Frederic. " Days of glory:the sketch book of a veteran correspondent at the front." New York: NY: George H. Doran Co., 1920 Digital Images]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/419088-one-man-s-war-the-story-of-the-lafayette-escadrille-by-lieutenant-bert-hall-and-lieutenant-john-j-niles?offset=1 Hall, Bert and John J. Niles. '' One Man's War the Story of the Lafayette Escadrille.'' New York: Henry Holt and Company,1929]
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== World War I State Online Collections and Descriptions  ==
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*[https://www.theworldwar.org/learn/research-center/state-military-records Online WWI Service Databases]
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*[http://digital.archives.alabama.gov/cdm/landingpage/collection/p17217coll3 Alabama service Cards]
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*[http://www.archives.alabama.gov/goldstar/search.cfm Alabama Gold Star Database]
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*[https://ctstatelibrary.org/ww-1-veterans/ Connecticut Veterans Questionnaires,1917-1922]
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*[http://www.ctatatelibrarydata.org/connecticut-nurses-census-1917/ Connecticut Nurses Census, 1917]
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*[http://guides.lib.udel.edu/c.php?g=196127&p=1775800 Delaware Service and Pension Records]
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*[http://archives.delaware.gov/collections/WWI/WWI_DPA_Finding_Aid.pdf Delaware Public Archives Guide to WWI Records]
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*[https://www.floridamemory.com/collections/wwi/ Florida Service Cards]
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*[http://sites.mnhs.org/library/world-war-i-service-questionnaires Minnesota Service Questionnaires]
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*[http://www.mdah.ms.gov/arrec/digital_archives/wwicards/desc Mississippi World War I Collections]
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*[http://digitalcollections.archives.nysed.gov/index.php/Detail/Collection/Show/collection_id/2645 New York Abstracts of National Guard Service]
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*[http://sos.ri.gov/archon/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=990 Rhode Island Statement of Military Service]
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*[http://sos.ri.gov/virtualarchives/items/show/973 Rhode Island Service Cards]
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*[http://sos.ri.gov/archon/index.php?p=digitallibrary/digitalcontent&id=151 Rhode Island Casualties]
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*[http://sos.tn.gov/products/tsla/tennessee-world-war-i-veterans-questionnaires Tennessee Veterans' Questionnaires]
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*[https://archives.utah.gov/research/inventories/85298.html Utah Service Questionnaires]
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*[https://archives.utah.gov/research/inventories/85268.html Utah Service Cards, 1898-1975]
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*[http://www.lva.virginia.gov/public/guides/opac/wwiqabout.htm Virginia History Commission Questionnaires Collection ]
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*[https://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/Collections/TitleInfo/640 Washington Service Statement Cards]
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*[https://www.sos.wa.gov/legacy/ww1/records2.aspx Washington World War I Soldiers Remembered: Service Records]
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== [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Gold_Star_Mothers Gold Star Mothers] ==
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*[http://sites.mnhs.org/library/world-war-i-gold-star-roll-record-request Minnesota HIstorical Society]
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*[http://sos.tn.gov/products/tsla/tennessee-world-war-i-gold-star-records Tennessee State Library Online Index]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1999/summer/gold-star-mothers-1.html NARA Article WW I Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimages Pt 1]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1999/fall/gold-star-mothers.html NARA Article WW I Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimages Pt II]
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== [https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10453219  Bureau of War Rick Insurance. Department of the Treasury. 9.2.1914-8.9.1921] ==
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*[https://archive.org/details/unclesamsinsuran00unit_0 U.S. Bureau of War Risk Insurance. Division of Military and Naval Insurance. Uncle Sam's Insurance for Soldiers and Sailors. Answers to Questions You Will Ask. Official Bulletin Issued by the Treasury Department, Washington,D.C., No. 4]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/6802713 War Risk Case Files, 11.25.1933-10.3.1938 RG 21 U.S. District Court for he Southern Division of the Western District of Missouri]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/2596039 Records of Non-War Risk Claims, 1917-1927 RG 15 Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs]
  
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*[https://archive.org/stream/armisticedayanth00apsa#page/n5/mode/2up Armistice Day]
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*[[Image:Connecticut flag.png|border|22x13px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Connecticut Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Connecticut]]  
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*[[Image:Delaware flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Delaware Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Delaware]]  
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*[[Image:Hawaii flag.png|border|22x11px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Hawaii Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Hawaii]]  
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*[[Image:Idaho flag.png|border|22x18px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Idaho Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Idaho]]  
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*[[Image:Louisiana flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Louisiana Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Louisiana]]
 
*[[Image:Maine flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Maine Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Maine]]
 
*[[Image:Maryland flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Maryland Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Maryland]]
 
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*[[Image:Minnesota flag.png|border|22x14px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Minnesota Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Minnesota]]
 
*[[Image:Mississippi flag.png|border|22x13px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Mississippi Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Mississippi]]
 
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*[[Image:Montana flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Montana Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Montana]]
 
*[[Image:Nebraska flag.png|border|22x13px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Nebraska Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Nebraska]]
 
*[[Image:Nevada flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Nevada Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Nevada]]
 
*[[Image:New Hampshire flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[New Hampshire Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|New Hampshire]]
 
*[[Image:New Jersey flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[New Jersey Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|New Jersey]]
 
*[[Image:New Mexico flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[New Mexico Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|New Mexico]]
 
*[[Image:New York flag.png|border|22x11px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[New York Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|New York]]
 
*[[Image:North Carolina flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[North Carolina Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|North Carolina]]
 
  
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/4683632 U.S. Army Discharge Reports, 1917-1920 NAID 4683632 National Archives at St Louis]
*[[Image:North Dakota flag.png|border|22x17px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[North Dakota Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|North Dakota]]
 
*[[Image:Ohio flag.png|border|22x14px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Ohio Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Ohio]]
 
*[[Image:Oklahoma flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Oklahoma Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Oklahoma]]
 
*[[Image:Oregon flag.png|border|22x13px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Oregon Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Oregon]]
 
*[[Image:Pennsylvania flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Pennsylvania Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Pennsylvania]]
 
*[[Image:Rhode Island flag.png|border|21x20px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Rhode Island Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Rhode Island]]
 
*[[Image:South Carolina flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[South Carolina Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|South Carolina]]
 
*[[Image:South Dakota flag.png|border|22x13px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[South Dakota Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|South Dakota]]
 
*[[Image:Tennessee flag.png|border|22x13px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Tennessee Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Tennessee]]
 
*[[Image:Texas flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Texas Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Texas]]
 
*[[Image:Utah flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Utah Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Utah]]
 
*[[Image:Vermont flag.png|border|22x13px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Vermont Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Vermont]]
 
*[[Image:Virginia flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Virginia Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Virginia]]
 
*[[Image:Washington flag.png|border|22x13px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Washington Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Washington]]
 
*[[Image:West Virginia flag.png|border|22x12px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[West Virginia Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|West Virginia]]
 
*[[Image:Wisconsin flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Wisconsin Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Wisconsin]]
 
*[[Image:Wyoming flag.png|border|22x15px]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Wyoming Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Wyoming]]
 
  
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== [https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Alien_Registration_Files#World_War_I Alien Registration Files] ==
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The Family History Library has some indexes and records from county courthouses, state archives, and state offices of the adjutant general. For example, the library has the following:
 
  
*Michigan. State Library. ''World War I Card Index''. (Family History Library films [https://www.familysearch.org/search/search/index/catalog-search#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&fed=false&collectionId=&catSearchType=keywords&searchCriteria=World+War+I+card+index+for+Michigan&placeName=&author_givenName=&author_surname= 1001930]–66.) Contains name, address, and county: some have the soldier’s parents’ names and residence if the soldier is deceased. This is a card file at the Michigan State Archives.
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== Additional State Related Collections ==
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*Missouri State Archives and FamilySearch. [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/recapi/sord/collection/2576872/waypoints ''Pre-WWII Adjutant General Enlistment Contracts, 1900-1941''.] Digital images of general enlistment contracts from counties in Missouri.
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* New York State Archives. [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2329262?collectionNameFilter=false ''New York Records of the State National Guard, 1906-1954.''] 
  
Similar collections are described in the military sections for the various states under STATE NAME - MILITARY RECORDS.  
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Similar collections are described in the military sections for the various states under STATE NAME - MILITARY RECORDS.
  
=== Awards  ===
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== Awards  ==
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*[https://archive.org/details/congressionalmed00unitrich Medal of Honor, Distinguished Service Cross and Medal]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/488516-heroes-all-a-compendium-of-the-names-and-official-citations-of-the-soldiers-and-citizens-of-the-united-states-and-of-her-allies-who-were-decorated-by-the-american-government-for-exceptional-heroism-and-conspicuous-service-above-and-beyond-th?offset=1 Heroes All ...soldiers and citizens decorated the by U.S. Government]
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*[http://www.history.navy.mil/search.html?q=navy+victory+medal&category= Navy WWI Victory Medal]
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*[http://www.archives.gov/st-louis/military-personnel/public/awards-and-decorations.html Information on the issuance or replacement of military service medals, decorations and awards.]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2707152?availability=Mesa%20Arizona%20FamilySearch%20Library Medal of Honor Recipients, 1863-1973 FamilySearch Digital Book]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2363872 Medal of Honor, 1861-1949: the Navy, 1861-1949 FamilySearch Digital Book]
  
*[http://www.history.navy.mil/medals/ww1vic.htm Navy WWI Victory Medal]
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== Women ==
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*[https://www.icrc.org/eng/resources/documents/misc/57jqq3.htm Women and War]
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*[http://userpages.aug.com/captbarb/femvets4.html Women in World War One]
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*[http://www.history.navy.mil/search.html?q=women+and+the+navy Women and the US Navy, WWI Era]  
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*[http://www.history.navy.mil/search.html?q=female+yeomen Female Yeoman]
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*Samantha Phil-Gill. The Women's Army Auxiliary Corps in France, 1917-1921.(2017)
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*Carrie Brown. Rosie's Mon: Forgotten Workers of the First World World War. Northeastern University Press, 2013.
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*Lettie Gavin. American Women in World War I: They Also Served. University of Colorado Press, 2006
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*Gilbert Stone. ed. Women Workers of World War I. (2007)
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*Susan Zeiger.In Uncle Sam's Service. Women Workers with the American Expeditionary Forces, 1917-1919. University of Pennsylvania, Press, 2004
  
*[http://www.archives.gov/st-louis/military-personnel/public/awards-and-decorations.html Information on the issuance or replacement of military service medals, decorations and awards.]
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== Related Websites and Resources==
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*[http://www.1914.org/ First World War Global Commemoration]
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*[http://www.centenarynews.com/ Centenary News First World War I]
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*[http://www.greatwar.co.uk/index.htm The Great War 1914-1918]
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*[http://southpeacearchives.org/ HistoryGuide.org]. Contains photographs, cemeteries & obituaries, land records, wills, and newspapers; along with a Soldier's Memorial searchable database.
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*[http://www.militaryindexes.com/worldwarone/ Online World War One Indexes and Records]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alvin_York Alvin York,"Sergeant York"]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZ62-223 " Sergeant York" Draft Registration]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eddie_Rickenbacker Eddie Rickenbacker]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/cu31924014114353#page/n7/mode/2up Inter-Allied Games, Paris, June 22-July 6, 1919]
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*[http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi BYU WWI Document Archive]. This archive is international in focus
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*[http://www.rmslusitania.info/ The Lusitania Resource]
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*[https://grandeguerre.icrc.org/ Prisoners of the first World War,the ICRC Archives ( International Committee of the Red Cross)]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/honorrollourfami00whee#page/n3/mode/2up The Honor Roll and Our Family's Part in the World War]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Western_Front_(World_War_I) Western Front]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eastern_Front_(World_War_I) Eastern Front]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Italian_Front_(World_War_I) Italian Front]
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*[https://archive.org/details/somecousinsingre00clar Eva Turner Clark. Some Cousins in the Great War, April 3rd, 1917 - November 11, 1918 (1920)]
  
=== Women  ===
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== Related FamilySearch Blog Articles ==
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/ww1/ Remembering World War I]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/discover-your-ancestors-in-world-war-i-records/ Discover Your Ancestors in World War I Records]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/us-soldiers-records-world-war-i/ Accessing US Soldiers’ Records for World War I]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/world-war-1-centennial-commemoration-indexed-records-connecting-families/ World War 1 Centennial Commemoration: Indexed Records Connecting Families]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/remembering-harlem-hellfighters-world-war/ Remembering the Harlem Hellfighters of World War I]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/military-dogs-world-war/ Uses of Military Dogs in World War I]
  
*[http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/FWWwomen.htm Women and War]
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== Sources for Further Reading  ==
*[http://userpages.aug.com/captbarb/femvets4.html Women in World War One]
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*Schaefer, Christina K. The Great War. ''[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F719514 A Guide to The Service Records of All The World’s Fighting Men and Volunteers]''. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1998. (Family History Library 940.41 Sch13g.) The United States is covered on pages 123 to 156.
*[http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/prs-tpic/females/yeoman-f.htm Women and the US Navy, WWI Era]
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*Neagles, James C. U.S. Military Records: A Guide to Federal and State Sources. 
*[http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/prs-tpic/females/yeoman-f.htm Females yeoman]
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*McMahon, M. M. [https://www.createspace.com/6570795 ''Researching Your U.S. WWI Army Ancestors'']. Crownsville: CreateSpace, 2017.
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*Gutierrez, Edward A. ''Doughboys on the Great War. How American Soldiers Viewed Their Military Experiences.'' Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas, 2014.
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*Venzon, Anne C. ''The United States in the First World World War:An Encyclopedia.'' Garland Publishing Co., 1996
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*Coffman,Edward. ''The War to End All Wars. The American Experience in World War I.'' Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1998
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*Freidel, Frank. Over There. ''The Story of American’s First Great Overseas Crusade.'' rev. ed. New York: McGraw-Hill Publishing Cp., 1990
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*Carroll, Andrew My Fellow Soldiers. ''General John Pershing and the Americans Who Helped Win the Great War.'' New York: Penguin Press, 2017.
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*Haythornthwaite, Philip J. ''The World War One Source Book.'' London, England: Arms and Armour, 1992. FHL 973 M2hay
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*Woodward, David R. ''American and World War I: a selected annotated bibliography of English language sources.'' New York: Garland Pub Co., 1985. FHL 973 M23b v. 6
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*Randle,Gray with Christopher Argle. ''Chronicle of  the First World War.'' 2 vols. New York, New York: Facts on File, 1990. FHL 973 M2gra
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/306740 ''Final Report of General John J. Pershing, Commander-in-chief,American Expeditionary Forces'']
  
=== Sources for Further Reading  ===
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== Prologue Quarterly Publication of the National Archives ==
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*Knapp, Michael G. “World War I Service Records.” [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1658938 Prologue: Quarterly of the National Archives] 22. (Fall 1990): 300–2. (Family History Library book 973 B2p.) 
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*Knapp, Michael G., and Constance Potter. “Here Rests in Honored Glory: World War I Graves Registration.” [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1177704 Prologue: Quarterly of the National Archives] 23. (Summer 1991): 190–4. (Family History Library book 973 B2p.)
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*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1999/summer/gold-star-mothers-1.html Potter, Constance. "World War I Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimages, Part I" Prologue 31(Summer,1999)]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1999/fall/gold-star-mothers.html Potter, Constance. "World War I Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimages, Part II" Prologue 31 (Fall, 1999)]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/files/publications/prologue/2014/summer/germans.pdf Manning, Mary J. "Being German, Being American" Prologue (Summer, 2014):15-55]
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*Moore, Cara.'' Women Workers in Wartime. Personnel Records Offer Valuable Insight into Civilian Employees' Lives.'' Prologue 48 (Fall, 2016): 60-65. FHL 973 B2p 
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*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1998/fall/military-service-in-world-war-one.html Yockelson, Mitchell.“They Answered the Call: Military Service in the United States Army during World War I, 1917–1919.”]
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*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/2017/spring/wwi-america-enters Yockelson, Mitchell. "Wilson Struggles as he Prepares the Nation for World War I" Prologue 49 ( Spring, 2017)]
  
*Davis, Henry Blaine, Jr. ''[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F740614 Generals in Khaki]''. Raleigh, N.C.: Pentland Press, 1998. (Family History Library book 973 D3dav.) Contains biographical sketches of the generals in the United States army during World War I.  
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== NGS Magazine (National Genealogical Society) ==
*Knapp, Michael G. “World War I Service Records.” [https://www.familysearch.org/search/search/index/catalog-search#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=keywords&searchCriteria=PrologueNational+Archives++the+journal+of+the+National+Archives&placeName=&author_givenName=&author_surname= Prologue: Quarterly of the National Archives] 22. (Fall 1990): 300–2. (Family History Library book 973 B2p.)
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*Tina Beaird. ''Recreating a World War I Veteran's Service History.'' 42 #2 (April-June 2017):11-15.
*Knapp, Michael G., and Constance Potter. “Here Rests in Honored Glory: World War I Graves Registration.” [https://www.familysearch.org/search/search/index/catalog-search#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=keywords&searchCriteria=Prologue+National+Archives++the+journal+of+the+National+Archives&placeName=&author_givenName=&author_surname= Prologue: Quarterly of the National Archives] 23. (Summer 1991): 190–4. (Family History Library book 973 B2p.)
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*Craig Robert Scott. ''Tracing the Movements of US Army Units in World War I.'' 42 #2 (April-June 2017):17-22.
*Schaefer, Christina K. The Great War. ''[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F719514 A Guide to The Service Records of All The World’s Fighting Men and Volunteers]''. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1998. (Family History Library 940.41 Sch13g.) The United States is covered on pages 123 to 156.  
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*David R. Hardin. ''Official Military Personnel Files of World War I Veterans.'' 42 #2 (April-June 2017):23-27.
*Yockelson, Mitchell. “They Answered the Call: Military Service in the United States Army during World War I, 1917–1919.” [https://www.familysearch.org/search/search/index/catalog-search#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=keywords&searchCriteria=Prologue+National+Archives++the+journal+of+the+National+Archives&placeName=&author_givenName=&author_surname= Prologue: Quarterly of the National Archives] and Records Administration 30. (Fall 1998): 228–34. (Family History Library book 973 B2p.)
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*Kathy Petlewski. ''World War I and the Hyphenated Americans on the Homefront.'' 42 #2 (April-June 2017):29-34.
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*Claire Prechtel Kluskens.''Interment of Enemy Aliens During World War I.'' 42 #2 (April-June 2017):35-39.
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*Julie Miller. ''Enemy Alien Registrations during World War I.'' 44 #2 (April-June 2018):21-28.
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*John W. Graham.''Gold Star Mother Pilgrimages of the 1930s.'' 44 #2 (April-June 2018):35-39. 
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*Susan Goss Johnson.''World War I Statement of Service Cards.'' 43 #3 (July-September 2017):42-45.
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*Jonathan R. Casey and Stacie Peterson. ''The National World War I Museum and Memorial's Edward Jones Research Center.'' 43 #3 (July-September 2017):46-48.  
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*Theresa Fitzgerald. ''Auxiliary Records of World War I Veterans.'' 43 #4 (October-December 2017):50-55.
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*John P. Deeden. ''Military Service in the 'War to End all War.''37 #2 (April-June 2011): 26-32.
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*Marian L. Smith.'' New Means and New Machinery: the Problem of World War I Soldier Naturalization Research.''  (April/May/June, 2005):23-28.    
  
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Contents

Pre - World War I - Mexican Border Expedition, 1916-1917 [edit | edit source]

FamilySearch Catalog

Introduction - World War I[edit | edit source]

The United States entered World War I in April 1917. Over 4.7 million men and women served in the regular U.S. forces, national guard units, and draft units with about 2.8 million serving overseas. There were 53,402 killed in action, 63,114 deaths from disease and other causes, and about 205,000 wounded.

Histories

How American Went to War

Official U.S. Bulletin

Photographs

Additional Sources

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Stars and Stripes

Training Camp Newspapers

Battlefield Guides[edit | edit source]

Records and Research[edit | edit source]

Training Camps[edit | edit source]

Training Camp Histories and Locations

Embarkation Service[edit | edit source]

Troop Transport HIstories

Ports of Embarkation

American Expeditionary Forces. May 26,1917-August 31,1920[edit | edit source]

Services of Supply[edit | edit source]

American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia. August 1918-April 1920[edit | edit source]

Army Air Service[edit | edit source]


Lafayette Escadrille - American Pilots in the French Air Service

Tank Corps[edit | edit source]

National Archives Catalog

Unit Histories

Naval[edit | edit source]

Histories

Uniforms & Pictures

National Archives

Publications

Marine Corps[edit | edit source]

Engineers[edit | edit source]

Officers[edit | edit source]

American Field Service[edit | edit source]

Medical Department[edit | edit source]

National Archives Collections - Records of the Surgeon General (Army), Record Group 112


Related Government Agencies[edit | edit source]

U.S. Food Administration

Illinois Food Administration

Missouri Food Administration

Department of the Interior

Auxiliary Organizations[edit | edit source]

American Red Cross

National Archives

Hoover Institute Archives Stanford University

Overseas Service

State and Local Sources

Timeline American Expeditionary Forces[edit | edit source]

Date Event
3 February 1917 Diplomatic relations with Germany were severed
6 April 1917 Congress declares war on Germany
18 May 1917 Congress passes the Selective Service Act which allows for the registration of eligable men for military service
5 June 1917 The first registration included men between 21 and 31 years of age
20 July 1917 The lottery is held in Washington to determine the order of liability for military service is held. No. 258 was the first number drawn.
20 Nov-4 Dec 1917 Cambrai (American Troops engaged 2,500)
21 Mar- 6 Apr, 1918 Somme (American Troops engaged 2,200)
9- 27 April, 1918 Lys (American Troops engaged 500)
27 May - 5 June, 1918 Aisne, Third Battle of(American Troops engaged 27,500)
5 June 1918 The second registration included men who had become 21 since the first registration
9-15 June, 1918 Noyon-Montdidier (American Troops engaged 27,000)
15-18 July 1918 Champagne-Marne (American Troops engaged 85,000)
12 Sept 1918 The third registration included the ages 18 to 45. 13,228,762 registered.
25 Jun 1918 U.S. troops took over Belleau Wood, France after two weeks of fighting.7870 Americans lost their lives in the battle.
18 Jul 1918- 6 Aug 1918 Aisne-Marne offensive or the 2nd battle of the Marne marked the turning point of the War.  The German line was driven back to Vesle.
8 Aug - 11 Nov 1918 Somme (American Troops engaged 54,000)
18 Aug- 11 Nov 1918 Oise-Aisne (American Troops engaged 85,000)
19 Aug- 11 Nov 1918 Ypres-Lys (American Troops engaged 108,000)
12 - 16 September 1918 St. Mihiel (American Troops engaged 550,000)
26 Sept 1918 - 11 Nov 1918 The Meuse-Argonne Offensive involving over one million U.S. troops
24 Oct- 4 Nov 1918 Vittorio-Veneto (Italian Front, American Troops engaged 1,200)
31 Oct 1918 The 2nd million U.S. soldier reached France.
11 Nov 1918 The Armistice. World War I ends with the surrender of Germany

Battles and Engagements[edit | edit source]

National Archives

FamilySearch World War I Historical Record Collections[edit | edit source]

National Collections

State Collections

Family History Library Selected World War I Collections[edit | edit source]

Archives and Libraries[edit | edit source]

National WW I Museum and Memorial

U.S. Army Heritage and Education center

National Archives at St. Louis

Library of Congress

National Archives

Collections

National Park Service

World War I Societies[edit | edit source]

American Legion[edit | edit source]


Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

American Casualties

American Battle Monuments Commission

World War I Cemeteries


World War I Monuments

World War I Dead, American Expeditionary Forces. 1917-1919[edit | edit source]

Websites

National Archives: Compiled Data on Casualties of the American Expeditionary Forces by State of United States Possession, 1917-1919 NAID 1726747

Additional Sources

United States World War One Centennial[edit | edit source]

State Committees or Commissions

Selected Sites

Unit Histories[edit | edit source]

  • Below are selected divisional and regimental histories from the FamilySearch catalog.

Army Corps[edit | edit source]

Division Unit Histories[edit | edit source]

Military Unit Histories[edit | edit source]

United States World War I Unit Histories will have additional unit history references and links.

Personal Narratives[edit | edit source]

World War I State Online Collections and Descriptions[edit | edit source]

Gold Star Mothers[edit | edit source]

Bureau of War Rick Insurance. Department of the Treasury. 9.2.1914-8.9.1921[edit | edit source]

Armistice Day[edit | edit source]

State World War I Records
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World War I State and Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Alien Registration Files[edit | edit source]

Additional State Related Collections[edit | edit source]

Similar collections are described in the military sections for the various states under STATE NAME - MILITARY RECORDS.

Awards[edit | edit source]

Women[edit | edit source]

  • Women and War
  • Women in World War One
  • Women and the US Navy, WWI Era
  • Female Yeoman
  • Samantha Phil-Gill. The Women's Army Auxiliary Corps in France, 1917-1921.(2017)
  • Carrie Brown. Rosie's Mon: Forgotten Workers of the First World World War. Northeastern University Press, 2013.
  • Lettie Gavin. American Women in World War I: They Also Served. University of Colorado Press, 2006
  • Gilbert Stone. ed. Women Workers of World War I. (2007)
  • Susan Zeiger.In Uncle Sam's Service. Women Workers with the American Expeditionary Forces, 1917-1919. University of Pennsylvania, Press, 2004

Related Websites and Resources[edit | edit source]

Related FamilySearch Blog Articles[edit | edit source]

Sources for Further Reading[edit | edit source]

  • Schaefer, Christina K. The Great War. A Guide to The Service Records of All The World’s Fighting Men and Volunteers. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1998. (Family History Library 940.41 Sch13g.) The United States is covered on pages 123 to 156.
  • Neagles, James C. U.S. Military Records: A Guide to Federal and State Sources.
  • McMahon, M. M. Researching Your U.S. WWI Army Ancestors. Crownsville: CreateSpace, 2017.
  • Gutierrez, Edward A. Doughboys on the Great War. How American Soldiers Viewed Their Military Experiences. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas, 2014.
  • Venzon, Anne C. The United States in the First World World War:An Encyclopedia. Garland Publishing Co., 1996
  • Coffman,Edward. The War to End All Wars. The American Experience in World War I. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1998
  • Freidel, Frank. Over There. The Story of American’s First Great Overseas Crusade. rev. ed. New York: McGraw-Hill Publishing Cp., 1990
  • Carroll, Andrew My Fellow Soldiers. General John Pershing and the Americans Who Helped Win the Great War. New York: Penguin Press, 2017.
  • Haythornthwaite, Philip J. The World War One Source Book. London, England: Arms and Armour, 1992. FHL 973 M2hay
  • Woodward, David R. American and World War I: a selected annotated bibliography of English language sources. New York: Garland Pub Co., 1985. FHL 973 M23b v. 6
  • Randle,Gray with Christopher Argle. Chronicle of the First World War. 2 vols. New York, New York: Facts on File, 1990. FHL 973 M2gra
  • Final Report of General John J. Pershing, Commander-in-chief,American Expeditionary Forces

Prologue Quarterly Publication of the National Archives[edit | edit source]

NGS Magazine (National Genealogical Society)[edit | edit source]

  • Tina Beaird. Recreating a World War I Veteran's Service History. 42 #2 (April-June 2017):11-15.
  • Craig Robert Scott. Tracing the Movements of US Army Units in World War I. 42 #2 (April-June 2017):17-22.
  • David R. Hardin. Official Military Personnel Files of World War I Veterans. 42 #2 (April-June 2017):23-27.
  • Kathy Petlewski. World War I and the Hyphenated Americans on the Homefront. 42 #2 (April-June 2017):29-34.
  • Claire Prechtel Kluskens.Interment of Enemy Aliens During World War I. 42 #2 (April-June 2017):35-39.
  • Julie Miller. Enemy Alien Registrations during World War I. 44 #2 (April-June 2018):21-28.
  • John W. Graham.Gold Star Mother Pilgrimages of the 1930s. 44 #2 (April-June 2018):35-39.
  • Susan Goss Johnson.World War I Statement of Service Cards. 43 #3 (July-September 2017):42-45.
  • Jonathan R. Casey and Stacie Peterson. The National World War I Museum and Memorial's Edward Jones Research Center. 43 #3 (July-September 2017):46-48.
  • Theresa Fitzgerald. Auxiliary Records of World War I Veterans. 43 #4 (October-December 2017):50-55.
  • John P. Deeden. Military Service in the 'War to End all War.37 #2 (April-June 2011): 26-32.
  • Marian L. Smith. New Means and New Machinery: the Problem of World War I Soldier Naturalization Research. (April/May/June, 2005):23-28.