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*[https://archive.org/details/witharmyathoboke00snel With the Army at Hoboken]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/witharmyathoboke00snel With the Army at Hoboken]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/unitedstatesarmy06unit#page/n3/mode/2up U.S. Army Transport Service Regulations 1914]
 
*[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]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&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]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&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]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE930295 U.S.S. Mount Vernon WW I Troop Transport Ship]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/historyofcampdeg00juds#page/n1/mode/2up A History of Camp De Grasse. Saint-Pierre - Des-Corps. France. 1918-1919]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/historyofcampdeg00juds#page/n1/mode/2up A History of Camp De Grasse. Saint-Pierre - Des-Corps. France. 1918-1919]
  
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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]
 
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7268077 Card  Registers of Vessels Leaving the United States to Transport Troops Overseas, 1917-1919, RG 92, NAID 7268077]
 
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7324086 Summary of Port Logs of Army Transport Service Transatlantic Vessels, 1917-1920 NAID 7324086]
 
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7324086 Summary of Port Logs of Army Transport Service Transatlantic Vessels, 1917-1920 NAID 7324086]
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=== [https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10483404 American Expeditionary Forces. May 26,1917-August 31,1920] ===
 
=== [https://catalog.archives.gov/id/10483404 American Expeditionary Forces. May 26,1917-August 31,1920] ===
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/World_War_I_American_Expeditionary_Forces_Table_of_Organization,_1917-1919 Table of Organization, 1917-1919]
 
*[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://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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* Order of Battle of the United States Land Forces in the World War. Zone of the Interior: Directory of Troops. Volume 3, Part 3 
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/448683?availability=Family%20History%20Library United States Army in the World War, 1917-1919 3 volumes]  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/448683?availability=Family%20History%20Library United States Army in the World War, 1917-1919 3 volumes]  
 
*[https://archive.org/details/tablesoforganiza00unit Tables of Organization U.S. Army 1917]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/tablesoforganiza00unit Tables of Organization U.S. Army 1917]
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*[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]
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE1220824 Portraits and Sketches of the Men of the A.E.F.]  
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE1220824 Portraits and Sketches of the Men of the A.E.F.]  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2001762 Final Report of Gen. John J. Pershing, Commander-in-Chief American Expeditionary Forces.]  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/2001762 Final Report of Gen. John J. Pershing, Commander-in-Chief American Expeditionary Forces.]  
 
*[https://archive.org/details/organizationdire00unitrich Stations and Post Office Address of Organizations of the Army]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/organizationdire00unitrich Stations and Post Office Address of Organizations of the Army]
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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, Volume I]
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*[https://archive.org/details/TheUSAirServiceInWWIVol1/page/n14 The U.S. Air Service in World War I, Volume I]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/TheUSAirServiceInWWIVol2#page/n0/mode/2up The U.S. Air Service in World War I, Volume II]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/TheUSAirServiceInWWIVol2#page/n0/mode/2up The U.S. Air Service in World War I, Volume II]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/TheUSAirServiceInWWIV4#page/n0/mode/2up The U.S. Air Service in World War I, Volume IV]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/TheUSAirServiceInWWIV4#page/n0/mode/2up The U.S. Air Service in World War I, Volume IV]
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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]
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE930873 United States Navy in the World War Official Pictures]
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE930873 United States Navy in the World War Official Pictures]
 
*[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]
 
*[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]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/americanshipcasu00unit#page/n0/mode/2up American Ship Casualties of the World War]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/americanshipcasu00unit#page/n0/mode/2up American Ship Casualties of the World War]
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=== FamilySearch World War I Historical Record Collections  ===
 
=== FamilySearch World War I Historical Record Collections  ===
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*{{RecordSearch|2968245|United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
 
*[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://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2996059?collectionNameFilter=true United States World War I American Expeditionary Forces Deaths,1917-1919]
 
*[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://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.]   
 
*[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.]   
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/3dDivisionSummaryOfOperationsInTheWorldWar#page/n0/mode/2up 3rd Division Summary of Operations]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/3dDivisionSummaryOfOperationsInTheWorldWar#page/n0/mode/2up 3rd Division Summary of Operations]
*[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?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE928826 Christian A. Bach and Henry Noble Hall. The Fourth Division: Its Services and achievements in the World War,... (1920)]
*[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?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE4040697 Kenyon Stevenson. The Official History of the Fifth Division U.S.A. Washington,D.C.: Society of the Fifth Division, 1919]   
*[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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&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]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/storyof27thdivi01orya John F. O'Ryan. The Story of the 27th Division. Vol. 1 New York: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford C0.,1921.]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/storyof27thdivi01orya John F. O'Ryan. The Story of the 27th Division. Vol. 1 New York: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford C0.,1921.]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/storyof27thdivis02oryauoft John F. O'Ryan. The Story of the 27th Division. Vol. 2 New York: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford C0.,1921.]     
 
*[https://archive.org/details/storyof27thdivis02oryauoft John F. O'Ryan. The Story of the 27th Division. Vol. 2 New York: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford C0.,1921.]     
*[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?from=fhd&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.]
*[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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE8158081 Pennsylvania in the World War an illustrated history of the Twenty- Eighth Division. vol. 2 Pittsburgh, Pa.: States Publications Society, 1921.]
 
*[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.]  
 
*[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.]  
*[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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE930355 Wisconsin War History Commission. The 32nd Division in the World War, 1917-1919. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Wisconsin Print Co., 1920.]
 
*[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.]  
 
*[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.]  
*[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?from=fhd&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.]  
*[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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE930557 Charles B. Hoyt. Heroes of the Argonne: an authentic History of the Thirty-Fifth Division. Kansas City,Mo.: Franklin Hudson, 1919.]
 
*[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.]  
 
*[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.]  
*[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?from=fhd&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.]
*[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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&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.]
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/historyoffortiet00losa#page/n3/mode/2up History of the Fortieth (Sunshine) Division. Los Angeles, Calif.: C.S. Hutson & Co., 1920]   
 
*[https://archive.org/stream/historyoffortiet00losa#page/n3/mode/2up History of the Fortieth (Sunshine) Division. Los Angeles, Calif.: C.S. Hutson & Co., 1920]   
 
*[https://archive.org/details/storyofrainbowdi00tomp Raymond S. Tompkins. The Story of the Rainbow Division. New York: Boni and Liveright, 1919]  
 
*[https://archive.org/details/storyofrainbowdi00tomp Raymond S. Tompkins. The Story of the Rainbow Division. New York: Boni and Liveright, 1919]  
 
*[https://archive.org/details/rosterofrainbowd00johnrich Harold Stanley Johnson. Roster of the Rainbow Division (Forty-Second) (1917)]  
 
*[https://archive.org/details/rosterofrainbowd00johnrich Harold Stanley Johnson. Roster of the Rainbow Division (Forty-Second) (1917)]  
*[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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&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.]
 
*[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]   
 
*[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]   
 
*[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.]  
 
*[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.]  
 
*[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.]   
 
*[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.]   
*[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?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE930456 Official History of 82nd Division,American Expeditionary Forces,1917-1919:"All American Division. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1919.]  
*[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?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE70457 John G. Little The Official History of the Eighty-Sixth Division. Chicago, Illinois: States Publications Society, 1921.]  
*[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?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE7839513 The 88th division in the World War of 1914-1918. New York, New York: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford, 1919.]
*[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?from=fhd&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.]  
*[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://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE3656630 George Wythe. A History of the 90th Division. The 90th Division Association, 1920]
 
*[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]   
 
*[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]   
*[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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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE192584 The Story of the 91st Division.San Mateo, Calif.:91st Division Publication Committee, 1919]
  
 
== Military Unit Histories ==
 
== Military Unit Histories ==
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== Personal Narratives ==
 
== Personal Narratives ==
 
*[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]
 
*[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]
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE1667538 Duffy, Francis P. "Father's Duffy's Story. New York: George H. Doran Co.,1919 Digital Images]  
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE1667538 Duffy, Francis P. "Father's Duffy's Story. New York: George H. Doran Co.,1919 Digital Images]  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/986744?availability=Family%20History%20Library  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]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/986744?availability=Family%20History%20Library  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]
 
*[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]
 
*[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]
https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE12749695 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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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE12749695 Hall, Bert and John J. Niles. '' One Man's War the Story of the Lafayette Escadrille.'' New York: Henry Holt and Company,1929]
  
 
== World War I State Online Collections and Descriptions  ==
 
== World War I State Online Collections and Descriptions  ==
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=== [http://user.xmission.com/~jsvare/record_coverage/US_military_discharges.html US Military Discharges Coverage Map]===
 
=== [http://user.xmission.com/~jsvare/record_coverage/US_military_discharges.html US Military Discharges Coverage Map]===
 
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/4683632 U.S. Army Discharge Reports, 1917-1920 NAID 4683632 National Archives at St Louis]
 
*[https://catalog.archives.gov/id/4683632 U.S. Army Discharge Reports, 1917-1920 NAID 4683632 National Archives at St Louis]
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=== [https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Alien_Registration_Files#World_War_I Alien Registration Files] ===
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=== Additional State Related Collections ===
 
=== Additional State Related Collections ===
 
*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.
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=== Awards  ===
 
=== Awards  ===
 
*[https://archive.org/details/congressionalmed00unitrich Medal of Honor, Distinguished Service Cross and Medal]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/congressionalmed00unitrich Medal of Honor, Distinguished Service Cross and Medal]
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE9086068 Heroes All ...soldiers and citizens decorated the by U.S. Government]  
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&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.]
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== 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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*John W. Graham."Gold Star Mother Pilgrimages of the 1930s." 44 #2 (April-June 2018):35-39.   
 
*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.
 
*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.     
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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." NGS Magazine 43 #4 (October-December 2017):50-55.     
  
 
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Introduction - World War I

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.

Battlefield Guides

Records and Research

Training Camps

Embarkation Service

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

Services of Supply

American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia. August 1918-April 1920

Army Air Service


Lafayette Escadrille - American Pilots in the French Air Service

Tank Corps

Naval

Marine Corps

Engineers

Officers

American Field Service

Medical Department

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


Related Government Agencies

U.S. Food Administration

Illinois Food Administration

Missouri Food Administration

Auxiliary Organizations

American Red Cross

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

Collections

National Park Service

World War I Societies

American Legion


Cemeteries

American Casualties

American Battle Monuments Commission

World War I Cemeteries

World War I Monuments

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

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

State Committees or Commissions

Selected Sites

Unit Histories

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

Army Corps

Division Unit Histories

Military Unit Histories

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

Personal Narratives

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

Alien Registration Files

Additional State Related Collections

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

Related Websites and Resources

Related FamilySearch Blog Articles

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

Prologue Quarterly Publication of the National Archives

NGS Magazine (National Genealogical Society)

  • 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." NGS Magazine 43 #4 (October-December 2017):50-55.