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Soissons — The Battle of Vierzy


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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.
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Ravine and Ridge, Rear of Vierzy 2/27/1919 Ravine and Ridge, Rear of Vierzy 2/27/1919
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Vierzy Looking NW 2/27/1919 Vierzy Looking NW 2/27/1919
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Ravine and Hill in Rear of Vierzy 2/27/1919 Ravine and Hill in Rear of Vierzy 2/27/1919
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Aeroplane attacking troops from low height at Vierzy during Soissons attack / L. Jonas, 1927. Aeroplane attacking troops from low height at Vierzy during Soissons attack
L. Jonas, 1927.
Verte Feuille Farm Verte Feuille Farm
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15th F. A. in action near Vauxcastille July 19, 1918. 15th F. A. in action near Vauxcastille July 19, 1918.
Beaurepaire Farm 2008 Beaurepaire Farm 2008
Captured Weapons in Public Square in Villers-Cotterêts, July 27, 1918. Captured Weapons in Public Square in Villers-Cotterêts, July 27, 1918.
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