As seen in this graph, the United States mobilized thousands of people to make up the American Expeditionary Force (A.E.F.) of World War I. As the graph shows, about ten percent – one out of every ten people – of those who served in the U.S. forces came from the state of New York.
New York State Archives. New York (State). Education Dept. Division of Archives and History. Working files for a publication on New York in World War I, 1917-1925. Series A3166-78, Box 1, Folder 16.
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