Americans All!
Photo Credit: Army Heritage Museum
Americans All! Artisit: Howard Chandler Christy. Treasury Department, Victory Loan 1919. When World War l had been over for more than five months, the American Army was still in Germany and France. The troops required support until they could be brought back home. The “Victory Loan” provided that support, raising $5,249,903,300. The “Christy Girl” recognizing the diversity of the “Doughboys,” holds the laurel wreath of victory to welcome all servicemen home.
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