Washington, D.C. The Society of the Fifth Division, 1919. Item #66342
423p, 10 3/4" x 7 1/2", top edge gilt, 1/4 leather, illustrated, maps (many fold-out), wear to edges, some loosening, good. First edition. Attractive binding- suede spine with map design of Meuse River on front cover. The Fifth participated in Alsace, Lorraine, St. Mihiel, Meuse-Argonne battles. Appendix includes decorations and citations, roster of officers who served, etc. Tipped to front endpapers and flyleaves are 7 photographs showing ship taken for return home, large group photo, guard duty at Camp Sherman, and 4 of soldiers at Luxembourg in 1919 including posing with a new Browning machine gun.