Partners of Americans in Marne Counter-Offensive —
French Moroccan Troops on Villers-Cotterêts Road.
Ravine and Ridge, Rear of Vierzy 2/27/1919 Image used with permission of eBay seller.
Vierzy Looking NW 2/27/1919 Image used with permission of eBay seller.
Ravine and Hill in Rear of Vierzy 2/27/1919 Image used with permission of eBay seller.
Ravine between Vauxcastille and Vierzy June 2008
Aeroplane attacking troops from low height at Vierzy during Soissons attack
L. Jonas, 1927.
Verte Feuille Farm
Photo by 2nd Engineers
15th F. A. in action near Vauxcastille July 19, 1918.
Beaurepaire Farm 2008
Captured Weapons in Public Square in Villers-Cotterêts, July 27, 1918.
Hindenburg Line (Soissons).
Dead Boche (Veaux near Soissons)
BOIS DE RETZ. "On the night of July 16, 1918, the Fourth Brigade of Marines moved in camions from the neighborhood of Nanteuil-sur-Marne for the offensive south of Soissons. More.
Battle of Vierzy - 2nd Division map done by 2nd Engineers
American Armies And Battlefields In Europe: a History, Guide, And Reference Book. Washington: U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1938.
Operations of the American 1st and 2d Divisions in the Aisne-Marne 18—23 July 1918.
Map of 2nd Division attack at Vierzy, France.
This is the approximate boundary of the path of the 2nd Division. The jump off line is on the west end. The French 1st Moroccan Division was just north of the 2nd Division and the 1st American Division was just north of the 1st Moroccan.