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US Army Divisions in World War I

The insignia and outlines of the 40 US Army Divisions that served during World War I.

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24th Battalion HQ Broodseinde Ridge 5 October 1917. The 24th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army. Originally raised in 1915 for service during World War I as part of the 1st Australian Imperial Force, it was attached to the 6th Brigade, 2nd Division and served during the Gallipoli campaign and in the trenches of the Western Front in France and Belgium.

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Soldiers from Battery A,2nd Battalion,377th Parachute Field Artillery Regiment,25th Infantry Division train at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson Alaska. Nov 2016(US Army photo)

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Waffen SS Panzergrenadiers of the Viking Division prepare for battle near Kovel in the Ukraine, April 1944. Note the grenadier in the foreground carrying the MG-42 light machine gun and the soldier to the left armed with the StG-44 "Stug" assault rifle.

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First Black To Lead Army Division April 19, 1960 Maj. Gen. Frederic E. Davidson assumed command of the Eighth Infantry Division in Germany and became the first Black to lead an army division.

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Audie Murphy won every valor award for his service in WW2. What a hero first, and second, a terrific actor.

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September, 1967: U.S. Marines from 3rd Battalion, 5th Regiment, 1st Marine Division, Operation Swift

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