Repinning Sergeant Stubby because he is the best. "The most decorated war dog of WWI and the only dog to be promoted to sergeant through combat...After being gassed himself, Stubby learned to warn his unit of poison gas attacks, located wounded soldiers in no man's land, and — since he could hear the whine of incoming artillery shells before humans could — became very adept at letting his unit know when to duck for cover. He was solely responsible for capturing a German spy in the Argonne."

This Brave, Stubby-Tailed Pit Bull Was America's First War Dog

S T U B B Y FIRST W A R D O G H E R O Meet America 's first war dog, a stray Pit Bull/Terrier mix, named Stubby. He became Sgt. Stubby, was the most decorated war dog of World War I and the only dog to be promoted to sergeant through combat.

stubby the SGT. STUBBY WAR DOG HERO! | The Thinking Dog. Sergeant Stubby was a stray, who saved more lives, saw more combat, and performed more feats than most war dogs and humans in the history of warfare.war dog -

This Brave, Stubby-Tailed Pit Bull Was America's First War Dog

Jack Brutus was the official mascot for Company K of the First Connecticut Volunteer Infantry during the Spanish-American War. Unlike Sergeant Stubby, Jack was never in the action nor had a rank. He died in 1898 of spinal troubles and other complications.

Sgt. Stubby fought in 17 battles in WWI. He was in the trenches in France for 18 months, survived being gassed and went on to warn his unit of incoming gas attacks and artillery shelling; he located wounded soldiers, and helped capture a German spy. After the war, he was the Georgetown Hoyas’ mascot.

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Stubby fought in 17 battles in WWI. He warned his unit of incoming gas attacks and artillery shelling; he located wounded soldiers, and helped capture a German spy. He was the most decorated dog of WWI.

Sergeant Stubby (1916 or 1917 – April 4, 1926), was the most decorated war dog of World War I and the only dog to be promoted to sergeant through combat. Americas first war dog, Stubby, served 18 months over there and participated in seventeen battles on the Western Front. He saved his regiment from surprise mustard gas attacks, found and comforted the wounded, and even once caught a German spy by the seat of his pants (holding him there til American Soldiers found him). Back home his…

Sgt Stubby Sergeant Stubby, was the most decorated war dog of World War I and the only dog to be promoted to sergeant through combat. America's first war dog, Stubby served 18 months 'over there' and participated in seventeen battles on the Western Front.

Sergeant Stubby, boston terrier war dog during WWI. this orphan pup was destined for great things. I love Sgt. Stubby!

Meet Sergeant Stubby, America’s Original Dog of War

Sergeant Stubby, boston terrier war dog during WWI. this orphan pup was destined for great things. I love Sgt. Stubby was a Pit Bull. A famous Pit Bull.

Battle weary hero with medal for bravery...Sgt. Stubby.  17 Battles.  Captured German spy.  Nearly killed by nerve gas; he was able to alert soldiers to its presence.

Battle weary hero with medal for bravery. a WWII decorated war dog who served with US troops. Nearly killed by nerve gas; he was able to alert soldiers to its presence.

Badass of the Week: Sergeant Stubby the War Dog

Amazing story about a dog that served in the front lines along with his fellow soldier - in WW I

Yes... I did know about this hero dog who was first taken in a stray. Adopt your own hero today!

Sergeant Stubby, the ‘Hero Dog of WWI,’ once caught a German soldier by the seat of his pants and held him until American soldiers came. He also served in 17 battles, saved his regiment from surprise.

A Hero’s Nature - Sergeant Stubby was an American hero, demonstrating the true characteristics of pit bull-type dogs

As a mascot, Stubby turned heads. He showed off by learning the drills of the Infantry. He even learned how to salute. The only problem: Dogs weren& allowed in the military. The plot to Airbud? No, Stubby& real life.

Corporal Robert Conroy and Sergeant Stubby photo portrait Seargent Stubby is a dog who actually got the rank of sergeant

After the war

Stubby saved his regiment from surprise mustard gas attacks, found and comforted the wounded, and even once caught a German spy, holding him there until American soldiers found him. Back home his exploits were front page news of every major newspaper.

Sergeant Stubby: How a Stray Dog and His Best Friend Helped Win World War I and Stole the Heart of a Nation

Sergeant Stubby: How a Stray Dog and His Best Friend Helped Win World War I and Stole the Heart of a Nation

Sergeant Stubby was a Pit Bull

SGT Stubby America's First and most decorated WAR Dog! In WWII, I saved my unit. They gave me a medal. Now the country I served wants to destroy my kind.

Sergeant Stubby ~ World War I Hero Dog.wmv - YouTube

Sergeant Stubby ~ World War I Hero Dog.wmv - YouTube

Sgt. Stubby, a WWI decorated war Boston Terrier who served with US troops.  Had a bounty on his head by the German army.

Stubby, a WWI decorated war Boston Terrier who served with US troops. Had a bounty on his head by the German army.

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