Machine Gun Battalion at Drill

Description
Pencil sketch on heavy white card. A line of trees forms a square for soldiers at drill. Outside the practice ground, in the left foreground, is a single soldier. Army school at Langres.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1918
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Peixotto, Ernest Clifford
depicted
France: Champagne-Ardenne, Langres
Physical Description
pencil (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 9 3/4 in x 13 in; 24.765 cm x 33.02 cm
ID Number
AF.25844
catalog number
25844
accession number
64592
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
related event
World War I
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
World War I Art
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Military
Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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