The Battle of Blanc Mont Ridge
AN ADVANCE ORDERED
DURING the afternoon of October 3rd, Field Orders No. 36 issued "3 October, 1918-14 hours" were received This field order reads as follows:
I. The attack on the morning of October 3rd was a complete success.
The 21st Division (French) has passed Trench d'Essen and is moving up on our left; another French Division from the 21st Corps is moving to the support of our left.
II. The 2nd Division advances its line to the northwest.
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