World War I Canteen


Amazing piece of history — a World War I canteen used by an officer with the famous 805th Infantry Regiment — an all-African American infantry regiment of the United States Army during World War I. The 805th contained black soldiers from the state of Mississippi. The regiment landed in France in July 1918 and served in Europe until July 1919; the division saw 39 days of action. Price is for both pieces shown in picture.

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