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The History


July 26, 1918
“…the 167th Alabama assisted by the left flank of the 168th Iowa had stormed and captured the Croix Rouge Farm in a manner which for its gallantry I do not believe has been surpassed in military history. It was one of the few occasions on which the bayonet was decisively used.”
- Douglas MacArthur

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The Sculpture


“In the Rainbow Division memorial, my original idea was to portray the powerful bond between men on active service with a soldier carrying his dead comrade… I am not a religious man, but working on this sculpture I felt a strong spiritual guidance.”
- James Butler, Sculptor

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Visiting the Area


Directions and links to WWI museums, WWI American cemeteries, WWI French and American memorials, and other items of interest in the region.

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