Monday, August 24, 2015
First Over There: The Attack On Cantigny: America's First Battle Of World War I
Veteran journalist and author Joseph C. Goulden offers a good review of Matthew J. Davenpost's First Over There for the Washington Times.
But Marshall had caught the attention of Gen. John “Black Jack” Pershing, commander of the American Expeditionary Force. And of the four divisions making up the AEF, Pershing singled out the First Division to make the first American assault of the war.
You can read the rest of the review via the below link: