The Aisne Operation in Montmirail, France. World War 1 allied wounded soldiers from America and France stand and talk. Wounded mount on a truck and other soldiers help them. A soldier pulls them up on truck. Crowd of French civilians on road along with U.S. Army and French Army soldiers. A car on road. Women and children stand beside road past a building. Line of horse carts on road carrying military equipment.
The Aisne Operations in Montmirail, France. Civilians on horses and mules on road. Trees besides road. Field in the background along road. (World War I; World War 1; WWI; WW1)
The Aisne Operation of World War 1 in Montmirail, France. Civilian refugees carry households on horse carts and flee war-torn areas. French women and children, and some older men walk along carts on road. Horse and mule driven carts. Woman and child sit on a cart above hay stack. Women stand under trees along road to rest. Horses and oxen graze beside them. View from behind of fleeing civilians with horse carts on road.
The Aisne Operation in Montmirail, France during World War I. Refugees stand on road outside a civilian relief building. Crowd of civilian refugees beside road. Wounded lay on roadside. People watch them. A U.S. Army doughboy sits and smiles as he poses for the camera with three young children.
World War 1 Aisne Operation in Montmirail, France. A Red Cross worker helps a woman to mount on a truck bed. He helps an elderly man too. Crowd gathers on road beside a Red Cross building. Horse carts go on road. Trucks stand besides road. A wounded soldier is brought into the building on a stretcher. U.S. Army soldiers stand past trucks. French soldiers are also seen in the area. Soldiers pull a cart and cross railroad tracks. Soldiers walk past trucks.
United States Army Air Service (USAAS) 94th Fighter Squadron in France during World War 1. Lt Eddie Rickenbacker seated in the cockpit of a 94th Squadron Nieuport 28c.1fighter #12, as a ground crewman turns a propeller and the engine starts. The squadron's "Hat in Ring" logo is painted on the fuselage. Jump to October 1918 - Captain J. A. Meissner seated in the cockpit of a SPAD S.XIIIc.1 fighter. April 1918: Lieutenant Edwin Green seated in the cockpit of a Nieuport 28c.1 which starts to taxi. Another Nieuport takes off and climbs. Forward to October 1918 - Captain J. A. Meissner seated in the cockpit turns around and points towards the ground. A mock dogfight between two WW I bi-winged aircraft. American Army aviator Captain Eddie Rickenbacker seated in the cockpit of a USAAS Dayton-Wright DH-4 bomber looks back and waves. Aircraft is in flight. Aerial views of the ground showing a coastline below. The aircraft climbing over the clouds. Captain J.A. Meissner seated in the cockpit of an airborne aircraft. Captain Rickenbacker in his SPAD S.XIII fighter #1 in flight over the clouds. (Note: This is a segment of a longer film described in Eddie Rickenbacker's 1919 book, "Fighting the Flying Circus." It was filmed by Capt.Cooper of the U.S. Army Signal Corps from October 18th - 21st, 1918, and contained reenactments of air combat, some of it with a captured German Hanover C.III observation plane.) (WWI,WW1, World War One, First World War)