In a little 15th-century church
in the village of Bezu-le-Guery,

which received the wounded
from the fighting at Belleau Wood,
June~July, 1918






Description of the 1st Field Hospital, Bezu le Guery,
by LtCol Richard Derby, Division Surgeon



Photographs of activities in and around
the 1st Field Hospital at Bezu le Guery,
June-July 1918


Description of the 1st Field Hospital, Bezu le Guery,
by Floyd Gibbons, Correspondant for The Chicago Tribune,
gravely wounded at Belleau Wood


The interior of the little 15th-century church
in Bezu le Guery as it appeared in 1918 when it served
as a field hospital during the Battle of Belleau Wood
and as it appears at the present time.


Bezu-le-Guery church
restored through the generosity of
the Derby-Garnett family