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What was the nickname for US soldiers in World War1?

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02/07/2018

See the Related Link for "Doughboy Center" to the right for some possible explanations for the origin of this nickname.
Doughboys
if you mean English- we were called tommies :) and Americans dough boys .. lol im not sure why have a look at this Why were WW1 soldiers called dough boys
doughboys
The US soldiers were nicknamed "Doughboys" during WW1 because the buttons on their overcoats reminded the British men of little clumps of dough.