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American soldiers practicing with camouflaged artillery upon their arrival to France, 1917

American soldiers practicing with camouflaged artillery upon their arrival to France, 1917

February 25, 2013, 12:00pm / 21

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US soldiers kneel during outdoor Mass being conducted by a Filipino priest in front St. Augustin, Manila’s oldest Catholic church during a lull in the battle for the city, 25 February 1945

US soldiers kneel during outdoor Mass being conducted by a Filipino priest in front St. Augustin, Manila’s oldest Catholic church during a lull in the battle for the city, 25 February 1945

February 25, 2013, 1:14am / 59

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The bloodstained coat worn by Archduke Franz Ferdinand when he was slain by Gavrilo Prinzip in Sarajevo, 1914

The bloodstained coat worn by Archduke Franz Ferdinand when he was slain by Gavrilo Prinzip in Sarajevo, 1914

February 24, 2013, 10:27pm / 396

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A mother escorting her son to the Newark train station for basic training, 1917

A mother escorting her son to the Newark train station for basic training, 1917

February 24, 2013, 5:00pm / 28

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Captured German sailors smile for the camera behind the barbwire of Fort McPherson in Georgia, 1918

Captured German sailors smile for the camera behind the barbwire of Fort McPherson in Georgia, 1918

February 24, 2013, 4:00pm / 24

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The bodies of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, lying in state after their assassination in Sarajevo; many consider their murders as the catalyst for the Great War.

The bodies of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, lying in state after their assassination in Sarajevo; many consider their murders as the catalyst for the Great War.

February 24, 2013, 3:00pm / 58

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An Italian alpine unit on the move during the Italian Campaign (or the Mountain War), 1915

An Italian alpine unit on the move during the Italian Campaign (or the Mountain War), 1915

February 24, 2013, 2:00pm / 86

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Bringing attention to the food shortage felt by the Allies in Europe, food drives were held across the United States in 1916, all despite the fact that Old Glory was not an active belligerent in the war.

Bringing attention to the food shortage felt by the Allies in Europe, food drives were held across the United States in 1916, all despite the fact that Old Glory was not an active belligerent in the war.

February 24, 2013, 1:00pm / 14

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