[American soldiers drilling with an early machine gun].

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Title

[American soldiers drilling with an early machine gun].

Subject

World War, 1914-1918
Soldiers
United States. Army--Military life
Camp MacArthur [Tex.].

Description

View of a group of eight U. S. Army soldiers of Company A, 125th Infantry, training with a maching gun in a military camp area [likely Camp MacArthur, Waco, Texas]. Lt. Stephen J. Reardon, who likely took the photograph, wrote on the verso of the print, 'Boys of 'A' Co. in Waco, Texas learning the ins and outs of the Lewis automatic rifle. Note construction of tents and Company street.'

Source

Stephen J. Reardon Photograph Collection

Date

Between 1917-1919

Identifier

PAc 2015-34.4

Coverage

Camp MacArthur, Texas

Original Format

1 photographic print : black and white ; 3 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center