The First Three!

Title

The First Three!

Subject

American Red Cross
World War (1914-1918)
Soldiers

Description

An advertisement from the American Red Cross honors the ultimate sacrifice made by three World War I soldiers. Merle David Hay, Thomas Francis Enright, and James Bethel Gresham were the first American soldiers killed in action in France during World War I.

Creator

Kidder

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1918-05-27

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

en

Identifier

400277
World War I Broadsides
2843

Original Format

broadside
color
1

Physical Dimensions

70 x 52 cm

Citation

Kidder, “The First Three!,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed November 18, 2019, http://chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/13372.