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Oregon at War! American soldiers marching through gas shelled French town.
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Pvt. Franklin Lingelback of Estacada
Pvt. Franklin Lingelback of Estacada (OSA)
Occupation: Farmer/wood cutter
Service duty: Army machine gunner
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Unidentified American aviator and airplane at the 3rd Aviation Instruction Center, American Expeditionary Force, France.
Unidentified American aviator and airplane at the 3rd Aviation Instruction Center, American Expeditionary Force, France. (Oregon State Defense Council Records, 3rd Aviation Instruction Center, AEF France)
 
  Pvt. Bryce Lemons of Mt. Vernon   Sgt. Earnest Swayze of Portland
 

Pvt. Bryce Lemons of Mt. Vernon (OSA)
Occupation: Stockraising/farming
Service duty: Army infantry
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  Sgt. Earnest Swayze of Portland (OSA)
Occupation: Truck driver
Service duty: Army truck driver
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Left: Sgt. Arthur Dahl of Silverton
Left: Sgt. Arthur Dahl of Silverton (OSA)
Occupation: Farmer
Service duty: Army infantry
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American tanks pass by ruined buildings as they go on the attack at Nampcel, France.
American tanks pass by ruined buildings as they go on the attack at Nampcel, France. (Oregon State Defense Council Records, WWI Photographs)

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