ONLINE: From the Archives: Insects on the Front

It wasn’t only the human enemy that American service members had to deal with on the front. Opponents that flew, crawled, and bit could be just as demoralizing and troublesome, bringing annoyance as well as disease.

Join Virginia War Memorial Archivist Heidi Sheldon ONLINE and take a closer look at materials from the archives that depict the trouble brought by some of the smallest creatures. 


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