World War, 1914-1918--France; Soldiers; Military training; Writing; Classrooms; Mourning clothing & dress
André Jeunet's close friend, Godet, and another soldier sit in a classroom writing letters home. The number of their military unit, France's 139e Régiment d'Infanterie, is clearly visible on the collar of Godet's uniform. The second soldier, also...
World War, 1914-1918--France; Convoys; Military vehicles; Rest periods; Self-portraits
The photographer's close friend Godet and fellow soldiers in a truck convoy pause at the side of a road on their way to Verdun in August 1917. Insignia on jackets indicate they were part of France's 139e Régiment d'Infanterie. Cable in Godet's...
World War, 1914-1918; Soldiers; Arms & armament; Horses; Military training
French soldiers sit and stand in a field with their artillery and horses during World War I. One of two soldiers in the foreground appears to be taking his left shoe off, or putting it on, and the other is reaching into a bag or kit.
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Eastern Front; Soldiers; Stone walls; Masonry
Soldiers from France's 34e Colonial Regiment build a stone wall near their hillside camp, believed to be in the Balkans in 1918 or 1919. Images ULPA 2004.003.024B and ULPA 2004.003.040E appear to be in the same location.
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Eastern Front; Soldiers; Military camps; Military life
Soldiers from France's 34e Colonial Regiment relax in a hillside camp, reportedly near Monastir in the Balkans in July, 1918. A bottle of champagne is sitting on the ground. Images ULPA 2004.003.037E and ULPA 2004.003.024B appear to be in the same...