National Geographic : 1946 Jan
This Is My Own 117 1. S. Army Signal Corps. Official Is Life "Tough in the ETO"? Not Today-They're Headed Home! Smiling infantrymen of the 44th Division board a train for a staging area in France on their way to the United States. Many troops traveled for three or four days in rough-riding little railroad cars similar to those of "40 men or 8 horses" capacity which their fathers rode in World War I. Steps lead to the brakeman's cab.