Hill 204, July 23, 1918

Hill 204, July 23, 1918

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Description
Charcoal sketch on paper. Sketch depicts a group of trees on "Hill 204" that have been damaged from shelling durring the Battle of Château-Thierry in World War I. Part of a bunker is visible on the lower right corner of the sketch, where a round of ammunition and a part of a gun are located. There are larger hills in the background.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Sketch
date made
1918
associated date
1917 - 1918
associated person
War Department
Townsend, Harry
artist
Townsend, Harry
Physical Description
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 18 in x 24 in; 45.72 cm x 60.96 cm
ID Number
AF.26107
catalog number
26107
accession number
64592
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
World War I
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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