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Gold Star Mother at Grave, Aisne-Marne American Cemetery

1931

National WWI Museum and Memorial

National WWI Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, United States

Black and white photograph from a Gold Star pilgrimmage at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery and Memorial near Belleau, France.

Woman standing next to cross headstone and resting her left hand upon it. Wreath leaning against front of cross. Woman probably is Mrs. Conrad Neth.

Materials collected by Sophia Musbach Neth referencing her son's (Private Carl F. Musbach) death overseas and her participation in a Gold Star pilgrimmage to American military cemetaries in Europe in 1931. Private Musbach was a member of the 5th USMC Regiment, 2nd Division and was killed on July 18, 1918. He is listed as Missing in Action and is memorialized on the Tablets of the Missing at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery.

Details

  • Title: Gold Star Mother at Grave, Aisne-Marne American Cemetery
  • Date Created: 1931
  • Location Created: Belleau, France
  • Rights: National WWI Museum and Memorial
  • Medium: Photograph

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