Stubby started as a stray and was adopted by the 102nd Infantry when they were training in Connecticut. He participated in 17 battles on the Western Front and became the most decorated war dog of World War I. #WWI #tbt Stubby the War Dog | National Geographic Store
Sgt. Stubby fought in 17 battles in WWI. He was in the trenches in France for 18 months, survived being gassed and went on to warn his unit of incoming gas attacks and artillery shelling; he located wounded soldiers, and helped capture a German spy. After the war, he was the Georgetown Hoyas’ mascot.