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  • Romagne 19141918 Museum
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    Romagne 1914-1918 Museum

    The French vllage of Romagne-sous-Montfaucon is on the edge of the Meuse-Argonne Cemetery where more than 14,000 American World War I soldiers are buried. The founder and owner of a…

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  • President Trump Remarks at Suresnes American Cemetery
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    President Trump Remarks at Suresnes American Cemetery

    President Trump delivered remarks at the Suresnes American Cemetery in Paris’s western suburbs to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day and the end of World War I.

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  • World War I Armistice Centennial Commemoration
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    World War I Armistice Centennial Commemoration

    French President Emmanuel Macron made keynote remarks at a ceremony in Paris to commemorate the centennial of the armistice that ended the fighting in World War I between Germany and allied powers. The event began with bells…

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  • World War I Soldier Alvin York
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    World War I Soldier Alvin York

    American History TV visited a memorial to World War I soldier Alvin York in a French village near the Argonne Forest. Historian Mitchell Yockelson and French battlefield guide Guillaume…

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  • The Lost Battalion
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    The Lost Battalion

    French battlefield guide Guillaume Moizan and historian Mitchell Yockelson visited a memorial and remnants of World War I trenches in France’s Argonne Forest to tell the story of the “Lost…

    282 views
  • World War I MeuseArgonne Offensive
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    World War I Meuse-Argonne Offensive

    Historian Mitchell Yockelson and French battlefield guide Guillaume Moizan visited battlefields, villages, and monuments to tell the story of the forty-seven day Meuse-Argonne offensive,…

    157 views
  • emAmerican Artifactsem Recalls WWI Battle of Saint Mihiel
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    World War I Battle of Saint-Mihiel

    C-SPAN visited monuments, villages, and an American cemetery associated with the September 12 to 16, 1918 World War I Battle of Saint-Mihiel, France. Locations included the Montsec American…

    287 views
  • Historian Mitchell Yockelson Tours WWI Battlefields in France
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    World War I Battle of Belleau Wood Centennial

    Historian Mitchell Yockelson led a tour of American monuments, battlefields, and a cemetery in northeastern France to commemorate the centennial of several battles in May and June of 1918.…

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  • Washington Journal John Mosier  Michael Kazin discuss the End of World War I
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    John Mosier and Michael Kazin on the End of World War I

    John Mosier and Michael Kazin, both authors and professors, talked about the centennial of the armistice that ended World War I on November 11, 1918.

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    Home Front 1917-1919

    Home Front 1917-1919: War Transforms American Life is an educational film, narrated by actor Robert Ryan, that shows how World War I brought about industrial growth, increased government…

    816 views
  • World War I Soldiers and Art in the Trenches
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    World War I Soldiers and Art in the Trenches

    American History TV visited the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum to learn about stone carvings left behind in bunkers and trenches by World War I soldiers and only recently rediscovered. Our…

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  • Graves Registration Service US Army Silent Film
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    Graves Registration Service U.S. Army Silent Film

    Historian Mitchell Yockelson and French World War I battlefield guide Guillaume Moizan provided commentary for several silent U.S. Army Signal Corps films recorded shortly after the end of…

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  • World War I and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
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    World War I and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

    Retired U.S. Army Sergeant Major Gavin McIlvenna talked about the creation of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery following World War I. A former guard at the…

    792 views
  • emUnknown Soldierem
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    Unknown Soldier

    Historians narrated a 1921 silent U.S. Army film documenting the journey of the remains of an unknown American World War I soldier from France to Arlington Cemetery. On November 11, 1921, an…

    960 views
  • Alvin York World War I Battle Location
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    Alvin York World War I Battle Location

    Military historian Brad Posey was interviewed about the book, Hero on the Western Front - Discovering Alvin York’s WWI Battlefield, and competing projects that have claimed to locate the…

    368 views
  • African Americans in World War I
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    African Americans in World War I

    To mark the 2018 centennial of World War I, a panel of historians met to reflect on African Americans in the Great War. They talked about the discrimination that black soldiers faced…

    96 views
  • Echoes of the Great War Exhibit Part 2
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    "Echoes of the Great War" Exhibit, Part 2

    Library of Congress historian and curator Ryan Reft gave a tour of an exhibit tracing the history of U.S. participation in World War I using artwork, posters, photographs, films, sheet music, documents, and…

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  • Echoes of the Great War Exhibit Part 1
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    "Echoes of the Great War" Exhibit, Part 1

    Library of Congress historian and curator Ryan Reft gave a tour of an exhibit tracing the history of U.S. participation in World War I using artwork, posters, photographs, films, sheet music,…

    306 views
  • President Trump  French President Macron Hold Bilateral Meeting in Paris
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    President Trump and President Macron Bilateral Meeting in Paris

    President Trump and French President Macron met in Paris, ahead of the WWI Armistice Day 100th anniversary. The two leaders also spoke briefly with reporters.

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  • French World War I Soldiers
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    French World War I Soldiers

    Two U.S. Army veterans portrayed French World War I soldiers in a mock trench. Wearing uniforms and gear from the last two years of the conflict, the soldiers discussed the French…

    389 views
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