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World War I: Rain Day Boys

Between July 28-29, 1918, Greene County, Pennsylvania, lost 18 young men, killed or mortally wounded on a battlefield in France during WWI. Throughout the course of the war at least 60 local soldiers made the ultimate sacrifice.


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We are always looking for photographs, letters, diaries, and other ephemera from the era that will shed light on the real lives of these local soldiers, as well as their experiences in the Great War. We are also very interested in the war's impact on family and community back home in Greene County, Pennsylvania. Learn how to share your collection or reach out to us to discuss how to get involved.

Federal Records

State Records