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Meuse Argonne Offensive

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Details:

On the north side of the D-998 in the center of Neuvilly en Argonne, in the middle of the public square. Monument A rough cut stone stele with a bronze plaque and text in French and English.

Monument Text:

"The Meuse Argonne Offensive

began on the morning of

26 September 1918...

the largest and longest

in American history"

General John Pershing

Commencing on the communal

territory of

Neuvilly en Argonne

the combatitivity of the American

28th Division of Pennsylvannia

&

35th Division of Kansas-Missouri

liberated

Vally of the Aire

Vauquois

&

Varenne en Argonne

Inaugurated on 28 September 2008

Commemorates:

People:

John Joseph "Black Jack" Pershing

Units:

28th Infantry Regiment

35th Division

Wars:

WWI

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