Image ID
ICHi-155526
Headline
Destruction of Church at Lucy-le-Bocage following the Battle of Belleau Wood, France, World War 1
Date Depicted
1918-1919
Date Created
1918-1919
Creator
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
cellulose nitrate film
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-155526; John T. McCutcheon, photographer
Inventory Number
1985.0385
Storage Location
John T. McCutcheon negatives collection, [ca. 1890-1919], Box 17
Horizon Bib. No.
4585
Forms part of
the Russell L. Lewis, Jr. Nitrate Photography Collection
Max Pixels - Height
4060
Max Pixels - Width
6838
KEYWORDS
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destruction of church at lucy le bocage following the battle of belleau wood france world war 1

Destruction of Church at Lucy-le-Bocage following the Battle of Belleau Wood near Chateau-Thierry, France, World War 1, circa 1918-1919. Christ on the cross was found intact, which was considered a divine miracle by Franco-American troops after the battle.

Destruction of Church at Lucy-le-Bocage following the Battle of Belleau Wood near Chateau-Thierry, France, World War 1, circa 1918-1919. Christ on the cross was found intact, which was considered a divine miracle by Franco-American troops after the battle.

05-16-2017