United States infantry soldiers who served in World War I.
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How to use doughboys in a sentence
It was something that the doughboys brought back with them.
They kept coming—doughboys, Morrocans, English soldiers, more doughboys.
All I've et for six weeks has been doughboys lolloped in Porty Reek.The Skipper and the Skipped | Holman Day
It was covered with gassed and exhausted doughboys who had crept in there in search of shelter.
Nine American Red Cross infirmaries were operated at base ports and along the lines of communication for our doughboys.
Wherefore the comfort bags in the hands of the doughboys as they moved across the park toward their waiting trains.