PERSONNEL FILES

     MG Fox Conner, Operations Chief (G-3), AEF
By Russ Stayanoff

     Lt. General Hunter Liggett: Command in the AEF
By Michael E. Bigelow

     Capt. Harry Truman & Battery D, 129th Field Artillery
By D.M. Giangreco

     William J. Donovan: From Fighting Irishman to Spy Master
By Raquel Hendrickson

     James Reese Europe
And the Harlem Hellfighters Band

     Buster Keaton, 159th Infantry
My Career at the Rear

     Peyton C. March: Our Greatest Unsung General
By E.M. Coffman

     MacArthur and Patton: The St. Mihiel Offensive
At the US Army Historical Foundation

     Peyton C. March: Our Greatest Unsung General
By E.M. Coffman

     George C. Marshall in World War I by Blaine A. Horton
Award Winning Essay at the WFA-USA Website

    
Billy Mitchell: Aviation Pioneer
Outstanding On-Line Resources Covering the AEF's Best Known Aviator

     BG Dennis Nolan: Father of American Military Intelligence
From Professor James J. Cooke

     Joseph Oklahombi
Choctaw, Doughboy & Mighty Warrior

     John J. Pershing - Career Fact Sheet


     Pershing: Anatomy of Leadership
From his Biographer Dr. Frank E. Vandiver

     The Character of John J. Pershing
A Selection from Gene Smith's New Biography

     A Black Doughboy Artist's Memories of War: Cpl. Horace Pippen, 369th Inf.
Slide Show at the WFA-USA Website

     Theodore Roosevelt's Family in the Great War
A Selection from Ed Renehan's The Lions Pride...

     Harold Ross & the Staff of Stars and Stripes
Alexander Woollcott, Grantland Rice and Others

     Frank Savicki: First Doughboy Prisoner to Escape
By Diane B. Rooney

    Capt. Harry Truman
Artilleryman and Future President

     George Vaughn: Ace from Brooklyn

     Charles Whittlesey - Lost Battalion Leader
Biographical Sketch

     Sam Woodfill - Marksman & Pershing Favorite
Analyzing the Accomplishment of Medal of Honor Recipient

     Sgt. Alvin York
By Dr. Michael Birdwell


LOOKING BACK

     Siberian Duty Memories Linger On
Three Veterans of Freeport, Illinois Look Back



ARCHIVES


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Medal of Honor Recipients in the Meuse Argonne
From Jeffrey Aarnio

Statistics on AEF Decorations
From the US Army CMH

The Brass
Commanders and Key Leaders of the AEF


The French View
from Vie Parisienne

Biographies & First Hand Accounts
New Material, August 2007

Pershing's 100
The Initial Listing of Doughboy Achievement's Prepared by GHQ

America and the Akins Family Lose a Son
Documenting the Death of a Doughboy

   Genealogical Resources on Members of the AEF
FAQ, Casualty Lists, State and Local Rosters, Some Biographies

Doughboy Photo Album


Sgt. Ralph Cline
64th Infantry, 7th Division
Subject of Wyeth's THE PATRIOT
Photo by Mary T. Waterman


In Their Own Words
The AEF Experience; New Material August 2006

Notable Members of the AEF


Battle Streamer



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