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''[[United States Genealogy|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''World War I''' {{US-WWI-sidebar}}  
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''[[United States Genealogy|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''World War I'''  
<br> 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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*[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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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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*[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]
 
*[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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*[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]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/officialbulletin01unse#page/n41/mode/2up Official U.S. Bulletin, vol. 2, Jan. June, 1918]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/officialbulletin01unse#page/n41/mode/2up Official U.S. Bulletin, vol. 2, Jan. June, 1918]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/officialbulletin02unse#page/n5/mode/2up Official U.S. Bulletin, vol. 2, July-Sept. 1918]  
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/officialbulletin02unse#page/n5/mode/2up Official U.S. Bulletin, vol. 2, July-Sept. 1918]  
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/officialusbullet00unse#page/n5/mode/2up Official U.S. Bulletin, vol. 3,Jan.-Mar., 1919]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/officialusbullet00unse#page/n5/mode/2up Official U.S. Bulletin, vol. 3,Jan.-Mar., 1919]
=== American Expeditionary Forces ===
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*[https://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/military/ww1 Military Resources: World War I National Archives]
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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.loc.gov/vets/stories/ex-war-wwi.html Library of Congress Veterans History Project World War I]
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*[https://www.loc.gov/collections/stars-and-stripes/about-this-collection/ Stars and Stripe Newspaper of World War I]
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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/unclesamsfactboo00newy#page/n0/mode/2up Uncle Sam's Fact Book of the World War]
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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/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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=== Battlefield Guides ===
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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]
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*[https://archive.org/details/americainbattle00moss  American in Battle The Guide to the American battlefields in France and Belgium]
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=== [https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10483404 American Expeditionary Forces. May 26,1917-August 31,1920] ===
  
 
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Expeditionary_Forces American Expeditionary Forces]
 
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Expeditionary_Forces American Expeditionary Forces]
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10483404 American Expeditionary Forces. 5.26.1917-8.31.1920 Administrative History Note]
 
 
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Expeditionary_Forces_on_the_Western_Front_(World_War_I)_order_of_battle American Expeditionary Forces Order of Battle]
 
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Expeditionary_Forces_on_the_Western_Front_(World_War_I)_order_of_battle American Expeditionary Forces Order of Battle]
 
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE1957377 Order of Battle U.S. Land Forces in the World War Divisions]
 
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE1957377 Order of Battle U.S. Land Forces in the World War Divisions]
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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 ]   
 
*[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 ]   
 
*[https://archive.org/details/summaryofcasualt00unit Summary of Casualties American Expeditionary Forces]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/summaryofcasualt00unit Summary of Casualties American Expeditionary Forces]
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*[https://archive.org/details/battleparticipat00unitrich Battle Participation of Organizations]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/aef00skil The A.E.F. Who They Were, What They Did, How They Did It]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/aef00skil The A.E.F. Who They Were, What They Did, How They Did It]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/americanarmyinwo00brow The American Army in the World War A Divisional Record of the A.E.F. in Europe]
 
*[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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE1220824 Portraits and Sketches of the Men of the A.E.F.]  
 
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE1220824 Portraits and Sketches of the Men of the A.E.F.]  
 
*[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.]
 
*[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://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/organizationofse00unit#page/n0/mode/2up Organization of Services of Supply]
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*[https://archive.org/details/tablesoforganiza00unit Tables of Organization U.S. Army 1917]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10464968 American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia, NARA Administrative History Note]
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* Susan Goss Johnston. " World War I Statement of Service Cards." NGS Magazine 43 (July-September 2017): 42-45.
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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]
  
 
=== Training Camps ===
 
=== Training Camps ===
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/4683632 U.S. Army Discharge Reports, cca. 1917-1920]
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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://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]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/cu31924030724888 Roster of Federal Military Training Camps, 1913-1916]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/cu31924030724888 Roster of Federal Military Training Camps, 1913-1916]
*[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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE4529003 Roster of the Fortieth Division Camp Kearny California November 15, 1917. Camp Kerany, Calif: John Milledge and William B. Tyler,1917]
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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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE10542790 Camp Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina, National Army Cantonment]
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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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE8207505 Preliminary Inventory United States Army Continental Commands Record Group 393]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE6644382 Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland]
  
=== Embarkation Service ===
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=== [https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10487970 Embarkation Service] ===
 
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10486945 Embarkation Service Administrative History Note]
 
*[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/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]
 
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930459 U.S.S. Great Northern WW I Troop Transport Ship]
 
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930459 U.S.S. Great Northern WW I Troop Transport Ship]
 
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930383 U.S.S. Harrisburg WW I Troop Transport Ship]
 
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930383 U.S.S. Harrisburg WW I Troop Transport Ship]
 
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930295 U.S.S. Mount Vernon WW I Troop Transport Ship]
 
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930295 U.S.S. Mount Vernon WW I Troop Transport Ship]
* '''Selected list of National Archives Collections'''
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* '''Embarkation Service:Selected list of National Archives Collections'''
 
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/6234465 Lists of Incoming Passengers, 1917-1938, RG 92, NAID 6234465]
 
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/6234465 Lists of Incoming Passengers, 1917-1938, RG 92, NAID 6234465]
 
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/6234477 Lists of Outgoing Passengers,1917-1938, RG 92, NAID 6234477]
 
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/6234477 Lists of Outgoing Passengers,1917-1938, RG 92, NAID 6234477]
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=== Army Air Service ===
 
=== Army Air Service ===
 
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Army_World_War_I_Flight_Training Army World War I Flight Training]
 
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Army_World_War_I_Flight_Training Army World War I Flight Training]
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE8939493 The U.S. Air Service in World War I]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE8939493 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]
 
*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  
 
*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  
 
*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   
 
*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. 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  
 
*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  
 
*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
 
*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.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://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1375803?availability=Family%20History%20Library Gorrell's History of the American Expeditionary Forces Air Service, 1917-1919, NARA publication M990, 58 rolls]
  
=== Tank Corps ===
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''' Unit Histories'''
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*[https://archive.org/stream/cu31924027818883#page/n7/mode/2up History of the 17th Aero Squadron]
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*[https://archive.org/details/historythaerosq00morsgoog 50th Aero Squadron]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/ninetiethaerosqu00carv#page/n7/mode/2up  90th Aero Squadron]
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*[https://archive.org/details/cu31924027818990 History of the 91st Aero Squadron Air Service]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE3835820 106th Aero Squadron]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE7895992 135th Aero Squadron]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/historyof649thae00unit#page/n1/mode/2up 649th Aero Supply Squadron]
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*[https://archive.org/details/propeller00lous 840th Aero Squadron]
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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]
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=== [https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10478595 Tank Corps] ===
 
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tank_Corps_of_the_American_Expeditionary_Forces Tank Corps American Expeditionary Force]
 
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tank_Corps_of_the_American_Expeditionary_Forces Tank Corps American Expeditionary Force]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/tankcorpsactivit00unse "Tank Corps Activities" A.E.F.]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/tankcorpsactivit00unse "Tank Corps Activities" A.E.F.]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/tankcorps00unitrich#page/n5/mode/2up Personnel Specifications Tank Corps]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/tankcorps00unitrich#page/n5/mode/2up Personnel Specifications Tank Corps]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/838042?availability=Family%20History%20Library A Co. Tank, "treated'em rough," 301 Bn Tank Corps. Philadelphia: E. A. Wright [1919?]]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/838042?availability=Family%20History%20Library A Co. Tank, "treated'em rough," 301 Bn Tank Corps. Philadelphia: E. A. Wright [1919?]]
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*[https://archive.org/details/cu31924027835168 Tanks in the Great War, 1914-1918]
  
 
=== Naval ===
 
=== Naval ===
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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
 
* Deaths in the united States Navy from April 6, 1917 to November 11, 1918. Washington,D.C.: U.S. Gov't Printing Office, 1920
 
*[https://archive.org/details/MedicalDeptUSNavyInFranceWWI Medical Department of the U.S. Navy with the Army and Marine Corps in France in WW I]
 
*[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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930873 United States Navy in the World War Official Pictures]
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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://archive.org/stream/americanshipcasu00unit#page/n0/mode/2up American Ship Casualties of the World War]
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*[http://www.quarterdeck.org/uniforms/uniforms.htm Navy Uniforms in WWI]
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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]
  
 
=== Marine Corps ===
 
=== Marine Corps ===
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/unitedstatesmari00unit#page/n3/mode/2up United States Marine Corps in the World War]
 
*[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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=== Engineers ===
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*[https://archive.org/details/historicalreport00unit Historical report of the Chief Engineer]
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*[https://archive.org/details/twentiethenginee00davirich Twentieth Engineers, France, 1917-1918-1919]
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*[https://archive.org/details/historyoftwentys00unit Twenty-Sixth Engineers]
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*[https://archive.org/details/historyof27theng00inga Twenty Seventh Engineers]
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*[https://archive.org/details/storyofecompany100unit Story of E Company, 101st Engineers]
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=== Officers ===
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*[https://archive.org/details/bub_gb_TO8UAAAAYAAJ Army Directory 1918]
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=== American Field Service ===
 
=== American Field Service ===
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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]
 
*L.D. Geller. The American Field Service Archives of World War I, 1914-1917. New York: Greenwood Press, 1989 [Location East 43ed Street NYC]
 
*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
 
*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]
  
 
== Medical Department ==
 
== Medical Department ==
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930718 Concerning Base Hospital No. 5]
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*[https://archive.org/details/14120390RX2.nlm.nih.gov Medical Department, vol. II, Administration American Expeditionary Force]
*[https://archive.org/stream/14230610R.nlm.nih.gov/14230610R#page/n5/mode/2up A History of Base Hospital No. 19]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/14120390RX8.nlm.nih.gov/14120390RX8#page/n3/mode/2up, Medical Department, vol. III,Field Operations]
*[https://archive.org/stream/8505954.nlm.nih.gov/8505954#page/n7/mode/2up A History of Base Hospital Fifty]
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*[https://archive.org/details/14120390RX4.nlm.nih.gov Medical Department vol. IV, Activities Mobilization camps Ports of Embarkation]
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE7471165 Catholic Chaplains in the World War]
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*[https://archive.org/details/inmemoriammedica00unse In Memoriam The Medical Department]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/14011390R.nlm.nih.gov/14011390R#page/n3/mode/2up Massachusetts Surgeons]
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''' Base Hospitals and Ambulances '''
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*[https://archive.org/details/14230540R.nlm.nih.gov Base Hospital No. 3]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930718 Base Hospital No. 5]
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*[https://archive.org/details/basehospitalno9a00browrich Base Hospital No. 9]
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*[https://archive.org/details/14230590R.nlm.nih.gov Base Hospital No. 10]
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*[https://archive.org/details/14230600R.nlm.nih.gov Base Hospital No. 18]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/14230610R.nlm.nih.gov/14230610R#page/n5/mode/2up Base Hospital No. 19]
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*[https://archive.org/details/9110805.nlm.nih.gov Base Hospital No. 20]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/14230640R.nlm.nih.gov/14230640R#page/n7/mode/2up Base Hospital No. 31]
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*[https://archive.org/details/ahistorybasehos00hitzgoog Base Hospital No. 32]
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*[https://archive.org/details/14230650R.nlm.nih.gov Base Hospital No. 34]
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*[https://archive.org/details/14230660R.nlm.nih.gov Base Hospital No. 36]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/387584?availability=Family%20History%20Library General Hospital No. 36, Detroit, Michigan]
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*[https://archive.org/details/14230690R.nlm.nih.gov Base Hospital No. 43]
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*[https://archive.org/details/14230710R.nlm.nih.gov Base Hospital No. 46]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/8505954.nlm.nih.gov/8505954#page/n7/mode/2up Base Hospital No. 50]
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*[https://archive.org/stream/14230750R.nlm.nih.gov/14230750R#page/n3/mode/2up Base Hospital No, 68]
 +
*[https://archive.org/details/101260879.nlm.nih.gov Base Hospital No. 85]
 +
*[https://archive.org/details/14230755R.nlm.nih.gov Base Hospital No. 136]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/stretchersstoryo00fred#page/n3/mode/2up Story of a Hospital Unit on the Western Front]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/stretchersstoryo00fred#page/n3/mode/2up Story of a Hospital Unit on the Western Front]
 +
*[https://archive.org/details/historyofambulan00chas Ambulance Company No. 105\102nd Sanitary Train]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/personalambu00buswuoft#page/n9/mode/2up Ambulance No. 10 Personal Letters from the Front]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/personalambu00buswuoft#page/n9/mode/2up Ambulance No. 10 Personal Letters from the Front]
 +
*[https://archive.org/details/historyofambulan00chas Ambulance Company No. 105\102nd Sanitary Train]
 +
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE13334200 364th Field Hospital Company]
 +
 +
'''Related Medical '''
 +
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE7471165 Catholic Chaplains in the World War]
 +
*[https://archive.org/details/MedicalDeptUSNavyInFranceWWI Medical Department U.S. Navy with the Army and Marine Corps]
 +
*[https://archive.org/details/ReportOfTheNewOrleansChapterOfAmericanRedCross American Red Cross New Orleans Chapter June 30, 1919]
 +
 +
 +
=== American Red Cross ===
 +
[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10490974 ''' American Rec Cross War Council Administrative History Note''']
 +
 +
'''National Archives'''
 +
* [https://catalog.archives.gov/id/649203 Historical Nurse Files, ca. 1916-ca. 1959, NAID 649203]
 +
* [https://catalog.archives.gov/id/5730905 Personnel Files, 1921-983, NAID 5730905]
 +
 +
'''Hoover Institute Archives'''
 +
'''Stanford University'''
 +
*[http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt1h4nd13n/entire_text/ Inventory of the American National Cross Records]
 +
 +
'''Overseas Service'''
 +
* [https://archive.org/details/americanredcross01davi American Red Cross in the Great War]
 +
* [https://archive.org/details/14310600R.nlm.nih.gov The Passing Legions]
 +
* [https://archive.org/details/withdoughboyinfr00hung With the Doughboy in France]
 +
* [https://archive.org/details/14310550R.nlm.nih.gov American Red Cross Work Among the French People]
 +
''' State and Local Sources'''
 +
* [https://archive.org/stream/101495570.nlm.nih.gov/101495570#page/n0/mode/2up Department of Civilian Relief, Washington, D.C. American Red Cross.]
 +
* [https://archive.org/stream/WhenYouGoHomeImages/When_You_Go_Home#page/n0/mode/2up When You Go Home American Red Cross Home Service]
 +
* [https://archive.org/stream/101322058.nlm.nih.gov/101322058#page/n0/mode/2up Department of Civilian Relief American Red Cross Manuel of Home Service]
 +
* [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]
 +
* [https://archive.org/details/americanredcross00jeff American Red Cross Base Hospital No. 38]
 +
* [https://archive.org/details/redcrosschaptera00chom Red Cross Chapter (Indianapolis) at Work]
 +
* [https://archive.org/details/redcrossiniowa01full Red Cross in Iowa, v.1]
 +
* [https://archive.org/details/redcrossiniowa02full Red Cross in Iowa, v.2]
 +
* [https://archive.org/stream/101322053.nlm.nih.gov/101322053#page/n0/mode/2up War Activities Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter]
 +
* [https://archive.org/details/inmemoriamofthos00amer In Memoriam Mahanoy City (Pennsylvania) Red Cross Chapter]
 +
* [http://sos.ri.gov/archon/index.php?p=digitallibrary/digitalcontent&id=152 WWI: Red Cross Nurses Rhode Island State Archives]
 +
* [https://archive.org/stream/ReportOfTheNewOrleansChapterOfAmericanRedCross/ReportOfTheNewOrleansChapter#page/n0/mode/2up New Orleans Chapter Red Cross]
  
== Timeline ==
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== Timeline American Expeditionary Forces ==
  
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/guidetoamericanb00amer#page/n5/mode/2up A Guide to the American Battle Fields in Europe]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/guidetoamericanb00amer#page/n5/mode/2up A Guide to the American Battle Fields in Europe]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/americanarmiesba00wash American Armies and Battlefields in Europe. A history Guide and Reference Book]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/americanarmiesba00wash American Armies and Battlefields in Europe. A history Guide and Reference Book]
 
+
*[https://history.army.mil/html/bookshelves/resmat/wwi/prologue/default/prologue-sec04.html U.S. Army Center of Military History Timeline]
 +
*[https://history.army.mil/html/reference/army_flag/wwi.html U.S. Army  Center of Military History Campaigns: World War I]
 +
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_campaigns_in_World_War_I U.S. Campaigns in World War I]
  
 
{|class="wikitable" width="600"  
 
{|class="wikitable" width="600"  
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|-
 
|-
 
| 5 June 1917  
 
| 5 June 1917  
| The first registration included men age 21 to 31  
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| The first registration included men between 21 and 31 years of age
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 20 July 1917  
 
| 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.   
 
| 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
 +
| [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Cambrai_(1917) Cambrai  (American Troops engaged 2,500)]
 +
|-
 +
| 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)]
 +
|-
 +
| 9- 27 April, 1918
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| [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Lys_(1918) Lys (American Troops engaged 500)]
 +
|-
 +
| 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)]
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 5 June 1918   
 
| 5 June 1918   
 
| The second registration included men who had become 21 since the first registration   
 
| 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   
 
| 12 Sept 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.  
 
| U.S. troops took over Belleau Wood, France after two weeks of fighting.7870 Americans lost their lives in the battle.  
 
|-
 
|-
| 18 Jul 1918  
+
| 18 Jul 1918- 6 Aug 1918 
 
| 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.
 
| 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.
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 8 Aug - 11 Nov 1918
 +
| [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Battle_of_the_Somme_(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
 +
| [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Saint-Mihiel St. Mihiel (American Troops engaged 550,000)]
 +
|-
 
| 26 Sept 1918 - 11 Nov 1918   
 
| 26 Sept 1918 - 11 Nov 1918   
 
| [https://www.archives.gov/research/military/ww1/meuse-argonne.html The Meuse-Argonne Offensive involving over one million U.S. troops]  
 
| [https://www.archives.gov/research/military/ww1/meuse-argonne.html The Meuse-Argonne Offensive involving over one million U.S. troops]  
 +
|-
 +
| 24 Oct- 4 Nov 1918
 +
| [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Vittorio_Veneto Vittorio-Veneto (Italian Front, American Troops engaged 1,200)]
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 31 Oct 1918  
 
| 31 Oct 1918  
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|}
 
|}
  
 
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== FamilySearch World War I Historical Record Collections  ==
== FamilySearch World War I Collections  ==
 
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1968530?collectionNameFilter=false United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1968530?collectionNameFilter=false United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2513098?collectionNameFilter=false United States, YMCA World War I Service Cards, 1917-1919]
 
*[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/2202707?collectionNameFilter=false Texas World War I Records,1917-1920]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2202707?collectionNameFilter=false Texas World War I Records,1917-1920]
  
 
+
== Family History Library Selected World War I Collections ==
 +
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/522878?availability=Family%20History%20Library Alabama World War I Service Records]
 +
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1013317?availability=Family%20History%20Library Georgia World Wat I Statement of Service Summary Card Files]
 +
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/625091?availability=Family%20History%20Library Indiana World War I Enrollment Cards]
 +
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/727186?availability=Family%20History%20Library Michigan County War Records]
 +
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2520543?availability=Family%20History%20Library Minnesota World War I Records]
 +
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2831720?availability=Family%20History%20Library Minnesota World War I Bonus Files and Service Records]
 +
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/319159?availability=Family%20History%20Library Ohio World War I Service Cards]
 +
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/999667?availability=Family%20History%20Library Oregon Military Service Records]
 +
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1143232?availability=Family%20History%20Library Oregon World War I Veterans State Aid Applications [Card] Index]
 +
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/562119?availability=Family%20History%20Library Utah Service Records Abstracts]
 +
 
=== Archives and Libraries ===
 
=== Archives and Libraries ===
 
'''National WW I Museum and Memorial'''
 
'''National WW I Museum and Memorial'''
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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]
 
*[http://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/u-s-army-heritage-and-education-center-usahec.html U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center]
 
*[http://cdm16635.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/landingpage/collection/p16635coll21 Veterans Survey Collections Inventories]
 
*[http://cdm16635.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/landingpage/collection/p16635coll21 Veterans Survey Collections Inventories]
 +
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/488858?availability=Family%20History%20Library World War I Manuscripts: The World War I Survey FamilySearch catalog]
 
'''National Archives at St. Louis'''
 
'''National Archives at St. Louis'''
 
*[https://www.archives.gov/st-louis National Personnel Records Center (NPRC)]
 
*[https://www.archives.gov/st-louis National Personnel Records Center (NPRC)]
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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]
 
*[https://www.archives.gov/research/military/ww1/st-louis-ww1-series World War I Records at the National Archives at St. Louis]
 
*[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]
 
*[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]
 +
*[https://www.archives.gov/files/calendar/genealogy-fair/2015/handouts/session-4-labinsky-hardin-presentation.pdf National Archives at St. Louis Card Series]
 
'''Library of Congress'''
 
'''Library of Congress'''
 
*[https://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/wwi/wwi.html Library of Congress Guide to World War I Materials]
 
*[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.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1999/summer/gold-star-mothers-1.html NARA WWI Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimages Pt 1]
 
*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1999/summer/gold-star-mothers-1.html NARA WWI Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimages Pt 1]
 
*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1999/fall/gold-star-mothers.html NARA WWI Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimages Pt 2]
 
*[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]
 +
 
''' National Park Service'''
 
''' National Park Service'''
 
*[https://www.nps.gov/subjects/worldwari/index.htm  World War I]
 
*[https://www.nps.gov/subjects/worldwari/index.htm  World War I]
  
=== Societies ===
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=== World War One Societies ===
 
*[http://www.orderfirstworldwar.com/the-salient/2011/02/veterans-of-world-war-i-of-the-usa-inc.htm Order of the First World War]
 
*[http://www.orderfirstworldwar.com/the-salient/2011/02/veterans-of-world-war-i-of-the-usa-inc.htm Order of the First World War]
 
*[http://ww1ha.org/about-us/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIsJ_7u8K01QIVFJV-Ch0oBwquEAAYAyAAEgIZ3PD_BwE World War One Historical Association]
 
*[http://ww1ha.org/about-us/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIsJ_7u8K01QIVFJV-Ch0oBwquEAAYAyAAEgIZ3PD_BwE World War One Historical Association]
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''' American Battle Monuments Commission '''  
 
''' American Battle Monuments Commission '''  
 
*[https://www.abmc.gov/ American Battle Monuments Commission]
 
*[https://www.abmc.gov/ American Battle Monuments Commission]
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''' World War I Cemeteries'''
 
''' World War I Cemeteries'''
 
*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/aisne-marne-american-cemetery#.Wbq2p8ZryUk Aisne-Marine American Cemetery]
 
*[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/tours-american-monument#.Wbq-acZryUk Tours American Monument]
 
*[https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/tours-american-monument#.Wbq-acZryUk Tours American Monument]
  
=== Related Websites===
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=== Related Websites and Resources===
 +
*[http://www.1914.org/ First World War Global Commemoration]
 +
*[http://www.centenarynews.com/ Centenary News First World War I]
 +
*[http://www.greatwar.co.uk/index.htm The Great War 1914-1918]
 
*[http://southpeacearchives.org/ HistoryGuide.org]. Contains photographs, cemeteries & obituaries, land records, wills, and newspapers; along with a Soldier's Memorial searchable database.  
 
*[http://southpeacearchives.org/ HistoryGuide.org]. Contains photographs, cemeteries & obituaries, land records, wills, and newspapers; along with a Soldier's Memorial searchable database.  
*[http://www.quarterdeck.org/uniforms/uniforms.htm Navy Uniforms in WWI]
 
*[http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi BYU WWI Document Archive]. This archive is international in focus
 
 
*[http://www.militaryindexes.com/worldwarone/ Online World War One Indexes and Records]
 
*[http://www.militaryindexes.com/worldwarone/ Online World War One Indexes and Records]
 
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alvin_York Alvin York,"Sergeant York"]
 
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alvin_York Alvin York,"Sergeant York"]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZ62-223 " Sergeant York" Draft Registration]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZ62-223 " Sergeant York" Draft Registration]
 
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eddie_Rickenbacker Eddie Rickenbacker]
 
*[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]
 +
*[http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi BYU WWI Document Archive]. This archive is international in focus
 +
*[http://www.rmslusitania.info/ The Lusitania Resource]
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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)]
  
 
==National Archives World War I  Dead, American Expeditionary Forces. 1917-1919==
 
==National Archives World War I  Dead, American Expeditionary Forces. 1917-1919==
'''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/1726747 Compiled Data on Casualties of the American Expeditionary Forces by State of United States Possession, 1917-1919 NAID 1726747]
  
 
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389244 Alabama]
 
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34389244 Alabama]
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*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34392086 US Possessions]
 
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/34392086 US Possessions]
  
'''Soldiers Record Publishing Association'''
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''' Additional Sources '''
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/285556?availability=Family%20History%20Library Soldiers of the Great War 3 volumes]  
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/285556?availability=Family%20History%20Library 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?availability=Family%20History%20Library Gold Star Honor Roll:Indiana]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE930346 Kansas Casualties in the Great War 1917-1919]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE2609597 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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE9157181 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://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/967316?availability=Family%20History%20Library 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?availability=Family%20History%20Library Wisconsin's Golf Star List]
  
 
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*[https://www.si.edu/spotlight/wwi100 Smithsonian World War I Centennial]
 
*[https://www.si.edu/spotlight/wwi100 Smithsonian World War I Centennial]
 
*[https://postalmuseum.si.edu/MyFellowSoldiers/index.html Smithsonian My Fellow Soldiers: Letters From World War I: National Postal Museum]
 
*[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]
  
 
''' State Committees or Commissions'''
 
''' State Committees or Commissions'''
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=== Unit Histories ===
 
=== Unit Histories ===
 
*[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]
 
*[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]
*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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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1156574?availability=Family%20History%20Library 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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 +
* Below are selected divisional and regimental histories from the FamilySearch catalog.
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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]
  
 
== Division Unit Histories ==
 
== Division Unit Histories ==
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/2568855?availability=Family%20History%20Library 3rd Division]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1018342?availability=Family%20History%20Library 4th Division]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/999411?availability=Family%20History%20Library 5th  Division]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1018344?availability=Family%20History%20Library 5th Division]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1007467?availability=Family%20History%20Library 26th Division]
 
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE1220502&from=fhd 28th Division]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/509688?availability=Family%20History%20Library 29th Division]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1991922?availability=Family%20History%20Library 32nd Division]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/2001010?availability=Sacramento%20California%20FamilySearch%20Library 35th Division]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/2145572 37th Division]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/700738?availability=Family%20History%20Library 77th  Division]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/995017?availability=Family%20History%20Library 78th Division]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/2000983 82nd Division]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/198263?availability=Family%20History%20Library 88th Division]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1007141?availability=Family%20History%20Library 90th Division]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/504339?availability=Family%20History%20Library 91st Division]
 
 
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/United_States_World_War_I_Infantry_Divisions United States World War I Infantry Divisions]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/United_States_World_War_I_Infantry_Divisions United States World War I Infantry Divisions]
 
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/31491070 American Expeditionary Forces Distinctive Cloth Insignia Chart]
 
*[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]
  
== Regimental Histories ==
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE12747766 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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE928826 Christian A. Bach and Henry Noble Hall. The Fourth Division: Its Services and achievements in the World War,... (1920)]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE4040697 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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE4000053 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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE1220502&from=fhd 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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE8158081 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?availability=Family%20History%20Library  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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930355 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?availability=Family%20History%20Library 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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE927978  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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930557 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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE1220948 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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE1220951 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://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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE928497 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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930456 Official History of 82nd Division,American Expeditionary Forces,1917-1919:"All American Division. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1919.]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE70457 John G. Little The Official History of the Eighty-Sixth Division. Chicago, Illinois: States Publications Society, 1921.]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE7839513 The 88th division in the World War of 1914-1918. New York, New York: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford, 1919.]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE9086099 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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE3656630 George Wythe. A History of the 90th Division. The 90th Division Association, 1920]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1007141?availability=Family%20History%20Library 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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE192584 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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'''Infantry'''
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/185235?availability=Family%20History%20Library 12th Infantry]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/185235?availability=Family%20History%20Library 12th Infantry]
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/985501?availability=Family%20History%20Library 16th Infantry]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/985501?availability=Family%20History%20Library 16th Infantry] 1st Division
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/985509?availability=Family%20History%20Library 71st Infantry]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/985509?availability=Family%20History%20Library 71st Infantry]
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2623747 112th Infantry]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE1220766 110th Infantry] 28th Division
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/2000922 137th Infantry]
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*[https://archive.org/details/rockofmarnechron00wool 38th Infantry 3rd Division, Chronological History]
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1531792 139th Infantry]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2623747 112th Infantry] 28th Division
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/2000999 305th Infantry]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE12417871 115th Infantry] 29th Division
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/508800?availability=Family%20History%20Library 313th Infantry]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE7839886 126th Infantry] 32nd Division
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/562641?availability=Family%20History%20Library 325th Infantry]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/2000922 137th Infantry] 35th Division
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1621989?availability=Pocatello%20Idaho%20FamilySearch%20Library 346th Infantry]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1531792 139th Infantry] 35th Division
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1989417 353rd Infantry]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE225392 140th Infantry] 35th Division
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/2064344?availability=Las%20Vegas%20Nevada%20FamilySearch%20Library 355th Infantry]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE9151649 166th Infantry] 42nd Division
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1989440 361st Infantry]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE2558737 168th Infantry] 42nd Division 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/575942?availability=Family%20History%20Library 364th Infantry]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/2000999 305th Infantry] 77th Division
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/508800?availability=Family%20History%20Library 313th Infantry] 79th Division
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE576026 315th Infantry]  79th Division 
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/562641?availability=Family%20History%20Library 325th Infantry] 82nd Division
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE557739 328th Infantry] 82nd Division
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1621989?availability=Pocatello%20Idaho%20FamilySearch%20Library 346th Infantry] 87th Division
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE930405 350th Infantry] 88th Division
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1989417 353rd Infantry] 89th Division
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/2064344?availability=Las%20Vegas%20Nevada%20FamilySearch%20Library 355th Infantry] 89th Division
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1989440 361st Infantry] 91st Division
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/575942?availability=Family%20History%20Library 364th Infantry] 91st Division
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'''Engineers'''
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE3835613 7th Engineers]5th Division
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE1220928 26th Engineers]
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'''Field Artillery'''
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE930542 61st Field Artillery Brigade] 36th Division
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930509 114th Field Artillery] 30th Division
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE928371 304th Field Artillery] 77th Division
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE7896559 307th Field Artillery] 78th Division
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE9933850 313th Field Artillery] 80th Division
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE7895866 324th Field Artillery]83rd Division
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE8595863 346th Field Artillery] 91st Division
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'''Machine Gun Battalions'''
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930536 347th Machine Gun Battalion] 92nd Division
  
== World War I Service Questionnaires ==
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== World War I State Online Collections and Descriptions  ==
*[http://sites.mnhs.org/library/world-war-i-service-questionnaires Minnesota Historical Society]
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*[http://digital.archives.alabama.gov/cdm/landingpage/collection/p17217coll3 Alabama service Cards]
*[http://sos.tn.gov/products/tsla/tennessee-world-war-i-veterans-questionnaires Tennessee State Library Online Index]
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*[http://www.archives.alabama.gov/goldstar/search.cfm Alabama Gold Star Database]
*[https://archives.utah.gov/research/inventories/85298.html Utah State Archives]
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*[https://ctstatelibrary.org/ww-1-veterans/ Connecticut Veterans Questionnaires,1917-1922]
*[http://www.lva.virginia.gov/public/guides/opac/wwiqabout.htm Virginia State Library]
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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]
  
== Gold Star Mothers ==
+
== [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Gold_Star_Mothers Gold Star Mothers] ==
 
*[http://sites.mnhs.org/library/world-war-i-gold-star-roll-record-request Minnesota HIstorical Society]
 
*[http://sites.mnhs.org/library/world-war-i-gold-star-roll-record-request Minnesota HIstorical Society]
 
*[http://sos.tn.gov/products/tsla/tennessee-world-war-i-gold-star-records Tennessee State Library Online Index]
 
*[http://sos.tn.gov/products/tsla/tennessee-world-war-i-gold-star-records Tennessee State Library Online Index]
 
*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1999/summer/gold-star-mothers-1.html NARA Article WW I Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimages Pt 1]
 
*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1999/summer/gold-star-mothers-1.html NARA Article WW I Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimages Pt 1]
 
*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1999/fall/gold-star-mothers.html NARA Article WW I Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimages Pt II]
 
*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1999/fall/gold-star-mothers.html NARA Article WW I Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimages Pt II]
 +
 +
=== [https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10453219  Bureau of War Rick Insurance. Department of the Treasury. Administrative History Note9.2.1914-8.9.1921] ===
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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://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Armistice_Day Armistice Day] ===
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*[https://archive.org/stream/armisticedayanth00apsa#page/n5/mode/2up Armistice Day]
  
 
== <center>State World War I Records</center>  ==
 
== <center>State World War I Records</center>  ==
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*[[Image:Wisconsin flag.png|border|22x15px|Wisconsin flag.png]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Wisconsin Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Wisconsin]]  
 
*[[Image:Wisconsin flag.png|border|22x15px|Wisconsin flag.png]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Wisconsin Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Wisconsin]]  
 
*[[Image:Wyoming flag.png|border|22x15px|Wyoming flag.png]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Wyoming Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Wyoming]]
 
*[[Image:Wyoming flag.png|border|22x15px|Wyoming flag.png]]&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Wyoming Military Records#World_War_I_.281917-1918.29|Wyoming]]
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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:
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'''*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/United_States_World_War_I_State_and_Local_Histories World War I State and Local Histories]'''
  
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'''*[http://user.xmission.com/~jsvare/record_coverage/US_military_discharges.html US Military Discharges Coverage Map]'''
 
*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.
 
*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.
  
 
Similar collections are described in the military sections for the various states under STATE NAME - MILITARY RECORDS.
 
Similar collections are described in the military sections for the various states under STATE NAME - MILITARY RECORDS.
 
  
 
== Awards  ==
 
== Awards  ==
 
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*[https://archive.org/details/congressionalmed00unitrich Medal of Honor, Distinguished Service Cross and Medal]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE9086068 Heroes All ...soldiers and citizens decorated the by U.S. Government]
 
*[http://www.history.navy.mil/search.html?q=navy+victory+medal&category= Navy WWI Victory Medal]
 
*[http://www.history.navy.mil/search.html?q=navy+victory+medal&category= Navy WWI Victory Medal]
 
*[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.]
 
*[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.]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2707152?availability=Mesa%20Arizona%20FamilySearch%20Library Medal of Honor Recipients, 1863-1973 FamilySearch Digital Book]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2707152?availability=Mesa%20Arizona%20FamilySearch%20Library Medal of Honor Recipients, 1863-1973 FamilySearch Digital Book]
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2363872 Medal of Honor, 1861-1949: the Navy, 1861-1949 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]
  
 
== Women  ==
 
== Women  ==
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*[http://www.history.navy.mil/search.html?q=women+and+the+navy Women and the US Navy, WWI Era]  
 
*[http://www.history.navy.mil/search.html?q=women+and+the+navy Women and the US Navy, WWI Era]  
 
*[http://www.history.navy.mil/search.html?q=female+yeomen Female Yeoman]
 
*[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
  
 
== Sources for Further Reading  ==
 
== Sources for Further Reading  ==
*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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*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.
 
*Neagles, James C. U.S. Military Records: A Guide to Federal and State Sources.   
 
*Neagles, James C. U.S. Military Records: A Guide to Federal and State Sources.   
 
*McMahon, M. M. [https://www.createspace.com/6570795 ''Researching Your U.S. WWI Army Ancestors'']. Crownsville: CreateSpace, 2017.
 
*McMahon, M. M. [https://www.createspace.com/6570795 ''Researching Your U.S. WWI Army Ancestors'']. Crownsville: CreateSpace, 2017.
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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.  
 
*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
 
*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   
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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  
  
 
'''=== Prologue Quarterly Publication of the National Archives ==='''
 
'''=== Prologue Quarterly Publication of the National Archives ==='''
 
*Knapp, Michael G. “World War I Service Records.” [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1658938?availability=Family%20History%20Library Prologue: Quarterly of the National Archives] 22. (Fall 1990): 300–2. (Family History Library book 973 B2p.)   
 
*Knapp, Michael G. “World War I Service Records.” [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1658938?availability=Family%20History%20Library Prologue: Quarterly of the National Archives] 22. (Fall 1990): 300–2. (Family History Library book 973 B2p.)   
 
*Knapp, Michael G., and Constance Potter. “Here Rests in Honored Glory: World War I Graves Registration.” [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1177704?availability=Family%20History%20Library Prologue: Quarterly of the National Archives] 23. (Summer 1991): 190–4. (Family History Library book 973 B2p.)
 
*Knapp, Michael G., and Constance Potter. “Here Rests in Honored Glory: World War I Graves Registration.” [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1177704?availability=Family%20History%20Library Prologue: Quarterly of the National Archives] 23. (Summer 1991): 190–4. (Family History Library book 973 B2p.)
*[https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1999/summer/gold-star-mothers-1.html Potter, Constance. "World War I Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimages, Part 1" Prologue 31(Summer,1999)]
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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)]
 
*[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)]
 
*[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)]
 
*[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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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.

Battlefield Guides


American Expeditionary Forces. May 26,1917-August 31,1920

American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia. August 1918-April 1920

Training Camps

Embarkation Service


Army Air Service

Unit Histories

Lafayette Escadrille - American Pilots in the French Air Service

Tank Corps

Naval

Marine Corps

Engineers

Officers


American Field Service

Medical Department

Base Hospitals and Ambulances

Related Medical


American Red Cross

American Rec Cross War Council Administrative History Note

National Archives

Hoover Institute Archives Stanford University

Overseas Service

State and Local Sources

Timeline American Expeditionary Forces

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

FamilySearch World War I Historical Record Collections

Family History Library Selected World War I Collections

Archives and Libraries

National WW I Museum and Memorial

U.S. Army Heritage and Education center

National Archives at St. Louis

Library of Congress

National Archives

National Park Service

World War One Societies

American Legion


Cemeteries

American Casualties

American Battle Monuments Commission

World War I Cemeteries

World War I Monuments

Related Websites and Resources

National Archives World War I Dead, American Expeditionary Forces. 1917-1919

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

State Committees or Commissions

Unit Histories

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

Army Corps

Division Unit Histories

Military Unit Histories

Infantry

Engineers

Field Artillery

Machine Gun Battalions

World War I State Online Collections and Descriptions

Gold Star Mothers

Bureau of War Rick Insurance. Department of the Treasury. Administrative History Note9.2.1914-8.9.1921

Armistice Day

State World War I Records




*World War I State and Local Histories

*US Military Discharges Coverage Map

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

Awards

Women

  • 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

Sources for Further Reading

  • 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

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