Remembering the AEF
  The Experience and Meaning of the Lost Battalion: James V. Leak, Company E, 308th Infantry
Contributed by L'Ann Bingham

  Meuse-Argonne Cemetery
PDF Article by Asst. Supt. Jeffrey Aarnio

  AEF Places: Then and Now
Additions 6 Feb 04

  The AEF Cartoons of Abian Wallgren
At the site of blogster James Lileks

  The World War I Victory Medal
From the US Army Personnel Website

Amazing Facts and Remarkable Trivia About the AEF
Additional Material Posted 10 July 2000

 Armistice  & Veterans Day
Contribution from Steve Paul Johnson.

  Doughboy Stamp Album
Honoring the AEF; November 2005 additions

 Birth of the American Legion
We will always have Paris

  Legendary Château-Thierry
Contributed by David Homsher

Lindbergh's Gesture
Lucky Lindy Honors the Doughboys

  America's Unknown Soldier

Monuments, Memorials and Cemeteries of the AEF
Updated March 2010 -
300 Images & Photo Essays

  The Sad Tale of the Bonus Marchers

Learning About the AEF
  Best Books on the AEF

  American Armies and Battlefields in Europe
Review & Commentary
 by David Homsher

  Divisional Operational Summaries
Review & Commentary
 by David Homsher

  History and Rhymes of the Lost Battalion
Review & Commentary
 by Margaret Haas

  How America Trained Her Immigrant Army
From Nancy Gentile Ford's American's All!

  Filth, Food and Fornication
From Gary Mead's New Work The Doughboys

  The Origins of Doughboy
An Interim Report

 'Brotherhood of the damned'
From the
Doughboys' experiences & veterans' organizations.

  U.S. Army Official War Artists
By Walt Kudlick

  Doughboy Music

  Doughboy Verse
From Doggerel to Formal Stuff

  Films About the Doughboys
Feature Movies & Documentaries

  Final Legacy of the Doughboys: The GI Bill
From Jennifer D. Keene's Doughboys, the Great War and the Remaking of America

By John Singer Sargent

Weapons, Equipment, Rations and Uniforms

  The Variety of AEF Grenades
A Selection from American Voices of World WarI by Martin Marix Evans

  US Uniforms 1900-1918, by Vincent Petty and Glenn Hyatt
From the 318th Infantry Rgt. Website

  Putting on Puttees, by Vincent Petty
From the 318th Infantry Rgt. Website

  US Infantryman Kit
Request for equipment & uniform contributions

  Campaign Hat Model 1911
Symbol of the Doughboys

  1918 Overseas Cap
Replacement for the Campaign Hat

  Helmet M-1917
From Contributor Mark Reynosa

 Little Tanks: Doughboy Marching Shoes and Boots
From Contributor Jim Bond
The Trench Coat: WWI's Lasting Fashion Contribution
At the Old Magazine Articles Website

Aircraft of the AEF
46 profiles of operational & training aircraft

  Doughboy's Rifle
(It wasn't necessarily a Springfield)

  Doughboy Weaponry Resources on the Web
Updated 14 July 2013

  Colt .45 Semi-Automatic Pistol
From Jack Savage Wildman

  The Stokes 3" Trench Mortar
Contribution from Weapons Expert Bruce Canfield

  Doughboy Cookbook
Slum, Bullets, Sir William and Other Treats

  Doughnut! The Official Story
The Salvation Army and AEF's Contribution to World Cuisine

Battle Streamer

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