Women in the 1921 film on the American unknown soldier.

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Female service members in the procession accompanying the WWI unknown soldier

This 1921 film by the Army Signal Corps shows the ceremonies for the World War I unknown soldier, as the body is transported from France and buried at Arlington National Cemetery. In the procession, viewers will see women who served in the war; several of them are wearing decorations.

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