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World War I

April 6, 2017
David Backus of St. Paul went to France during the war and signed up with the "Aeronautique Militaire," the French air service, and Backus's certificate of brevetting as a "Pilote Aviateur" is on display in the new World War I exhibit at the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul, April 5, 2017.  Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minnesota Historical Society opens World War I exhibit Saturday
April 6, 2017 - 7:21pm
March 13, 2017
The focal point of the World War I exhibit at the Nobles County Historical Society showcases the 24 men from Nobles County who died in the war. (Julie Buntjer / Daily Globe)
World War I exhibit opens: Display honors 24 Nobles County war dead
March 13, 2017 - 9:16pm
July 14, 2016
Mike Kirchmeier stands beside the World War I uniform of Alvan "Don" Sontag at the Jackson County Historical Society in Lakefield.
Jackson County Historical Society seeking World War I artifacts for upcoming 100th anniversary
July 14, 2016 - 8:42am
December 27, 2012
Murray County Historical Society receives grant for World War I exhibit
December 27, 2012 - 10:20pm
May 5, 2011
Last World War I combat vet dies in Australia at age 110
May 5, 2011 - 9:48am
March 1, 2011
With vet's passing, WWI is another kind of history
March 1, 2011 - 11:14am
April 6, 2010
A painted section of canvas from a World War I airplane is one of the more unique exhibits at the Herreid Military Museum in Luverne. (BRIAN KORTHALS/DAILY GLOBE)
Soldiers' stories: Herreid Military Museum is monument to Rock County's World War II heroes
April 6, 2010 - 12:00am
November 14, 2009
Column: An old-time road trip down the Hammond Highway Trail
November 14, 2009 - 12:00am
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