Source: Forbes, Leslie's Photographic Review of the Great War, 1920.

From Pursuit of an "unparalleled opportunity": American YMCA and prisoner of war diplomacy among the Central Power nations during World War I, 1914-1923 by Kenneth Steuer

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  • American: 1900-present
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  • This photograph shows a YMCA club car assigned to serve the soldiers of the Czech Legion somewehere in Russia. An American Red Triangle secretary served these men the same hospitalities as an Association hut except the care moved with these forces across Siberia as part of the military train. The car is decorated with slogans, pictures, and flags as well as declarations of their intended route: Vladivostok to Paris to Prague. Source: Forbes, Leslie's Photographic Review of the Great War, 1920.