By John DellaGiustina
In 1917, U.S. army forces deployed to France and contributed considerably to the Allied defeat of Imperial Germany alongside the Western entrance in 1918. “The conflict to finish All Wars”—World struggle I—was the biggest, so much harmful struggle in human background as much as that point.
More than a century later, because the kingdom seems to be again, you will need to enhance a deeper connection to the hearts and minds of the 2 million American squaddies despatched in a foreign country to struggle during this significant clash. deepest top notch Elmer O. Smith of Michigan was once a type of courageous soldiers.
This publication locations inner most Smith’s battle diary and letters into historic context, describing how a regular American soldier underwent rigorous education after which fought bravely together with his unit opposed to a decided German military foe within the brutal stipulations and carnage of the Western Front.
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An American Soldier in the Great War: The World War I Diary and Letters of Elmer O. Smith by John DellaGiustina