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A Battlefield at Mezy

A Battlefield at Mezy

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A pencil and charcoal sketch on paper. Landscape of an area that was part of the Second Battle of the Marne during World War I. A railroad track runs through the center of the sketch, bordered by fields where some of the fighting took place. An inscription at the bottom of the sketch reads, "2nd Battle of the Marne - Railroad Embankment at Mezy - Sector of the 38 Regt."
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Object Name
date made
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associated person
War Department
Smith, J. Andre
France: Hauts-de-France, Département de l'Aisne
Physical Description
pencil (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
overall: 7 1/16 in x 12 1/8 in; 17.93875 cm x 30.7975 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
World War I
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
World War I Art
Combat Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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