WORLD WAR I
Close up View of Chateau Thierry

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Description Gelatin print on postcard stock of a Close up View of Chateau Thierry.
Year Range from 1917
Event World War I
Year range to 1918
Notes Outdoor view of the Hotel de Ville in Chateau Thierry. The hotel shows signs of severe damage from artillery shells. The village was the scene of heavy fighting during World War I. The 32nd Division passed through on July 27, 1918. The 42nd Division was severly engaged near here on July 28-30, 1918 and lost many casualties.
Object ID P2000.34.109
Object Name Postcard, Photographic
Print size 3.5" x 5.5"
Subjects World War I
Campaigns & battles
Villages
War damage
32nd Division
42nd Division
Title Close up View of Chateau Thierry
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