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At sea, 1942 (Northern Ireland)


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These pictures show our soldiers enroute and arriving in Ireland, Feb 1942. Army nurses and soldiers are shown on deck during crossing.

Personnel from 34th Division are on HMTS Strathaird (British troop ship) - Other vessel is USAT Chateau Thierry




ID:
wcrh018

Creator:
U. S. Signal Corps

Rights:
Washington County Free Library

Notes:
SC 129331
Personnel from 34th Division are on HMTS Strathaird (British troop ship) - Other vessel is USAT Chateau Thierry

- Contingent consists of:
34th Division - Advanced command post of Headquarters Company, 34th Division [HMTS Strathaird]
- 133d Infantry (less 2d and 3d Battalions)
- 1st Battalion, 151st Field Artillery [about to be redesignated as the 151st Field Artillery Battalion] [HMTS Strathaird]
- Detachment of the 136th Medical Regiment [about to be redesignated as the 109th Medical Battalion]
- Detachment of the 109th Quartermaster Regiment [about to be redesignated as the 109th Quartermaster Battalion] [USAT Chateau Thierry]
- Company A, 109th Engineers [about to be redesignated as Company A, 109th Engineer Battalion (Combat)] [USAT Chateau Thierry]
- Detachment of the 34th Military Police Company [about to be redesignated as the Military Police Platoon, Headquarters and Military Police Company, 34th Infantry Division]

Non-Divisional Units - Detachment, 112th Engineer Battalion (Combat) - 10th Station Hospital - Detachment of 63d Signal Battalion

- ( United States Army in World War II, U.S. Army Center of Military History)


Date:
1942-02

Collection Location:
Western Maryland Room, Washington County Free Library

Subject:
United States. Army, Biography; World War, 1939-1945, United States; Hartle, Russell P.

 
 
Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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