Human Satue of Liberty

I find it amazing that this photo below, taken so many years ago, actually still  exists! And now, someone has put it online for all of us to see. This INCREDIBLE picture was taken in 1918. It is 18,000 men  preparing for war in a training camp at Camp Dodge, in Iowa. EIGHTEEN THOUSAND MEN!!  What a priceless gift from our grandfathers!

Base to  Shoulder:  150 feet
Right Arm:  340  feet
Widest part of arm  holding torch:  12 1/2 feet
Right thumb:  35 feet
Thickest part of body:  29 feet
Left hand length:  30 feet
Face: 60  feet
Nose: 21  feet
Longest spike of head piece:  70 feet
Torch and flame combined:  980 feet
Number of men in flame of torch:  12,000
Number of men in torch:  2,800
Number of men in right  arm: 1,200
Number of men in body, head and balance of figure only: 2,000
Total men:   18,000

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5 Responses to Human Satue of Liberty

  1. Wow, what a neat picture! I can’t see it on your blog, but I googled it~That’s amazing! I also found ones of the American Eagle and the Liberty bell. Thanks for sharing, I will pass it on! 🙂

    • Spencer says:

      Sorry that you can’t view that!
      I’m working on getting that fixed.

      Thank you for your comment!
      Those other ones you talked about sound interesting too!

  2. I can see it now! 🙂 That is so very neat!! I showed my brother, and he was quite impressed.

  3. JustinM says:

    That’s awesome!

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