June 1918

Associated Press Dispatches Citing Marines in France. Marines at Chateau Thierry

Volume 3, Issue 2
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WITH THE AMERICAN ARMY IN PICARDY, June 7 (Associated Press).-As the result of the two attacks by the Americans upon the enemy in the second battle northwest of Chateau Thierry yesterday and to-day, 300 prisoners have been captured and the Americans have extended their line over a front of about six miles to a depth of nearly two and one-half miles.

While the losses of the Americans necessarily have teen heavy, owing to the nature of the fighting, the German dead are piled three deep in places.

A number of machine guns have been added to the American booty.

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