National Geographic : 1929 Nov
© National Geographic Society Autochrome byGervais Courtellemont AN INFERNO OF BURSTING SHELLS LAID WASTE TO LUCY-LE -BOCAGE This village is just south of Belleau Wood (see Color Plate I) and many of the wounded in that battle were treated here before being taken tohos pitals in the rear. At a culvert just outside of the village a detachment of American naval medical officers ofthe4thBrigade ofMarines maintained an advanced dressing station. Note the 2d Division's star and bowlder monument (see also Color PlateII). The church and many ofthehouses have not yet been rebuilt.