World War I service medal

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Before the war

Defense Council

Active service Square marker

Home front

After the war



Exhibit home

Archives home

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State Archivist Seal
An exhibit by the
Oregon State Archives

Oregon at War! American soldiers marching through gas shelled French town.
On Active Service
The faces of war: Oregon galleries

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Cpl. Frederic Roeber of Portland

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Tracy Savery of Dallas

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Cpl. Revel Bower of Hopewell

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Sgt. Ralph Gilliam of Wolf Creek

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Person associated with Pvt. Hugh Jones of Tangent

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Sgt. Earnest Swayze of Portland

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(Photographs in all galleries: OSA, Oregon Defense Council Records, World War I Personnel Photographs)