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☆The Second Division☆

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The 2nd Division was one of a kind. It was the only American Division that had a Brigade of Marines —
and the only Division formed in France.
 

2nd Division Roll of Honor

 

"Owing to its world-wide reputation for skill and valor, the Second Division was selected by the Commander-in-chief of the Allied Armies as his special reserve, and has been held in readiness to strike a swift and powerful blow at the vital point of the enemy's lines. The hour to move forward has now come, and I am confident our division will pierce the enemy's line, and once more gloriously defeat the Hun."
JOHN A. LEJEUNE, Major General, U.S.M.C., Commanding ☆

 

Third Infantry Brigade

Ninth Infantry
Twenty-Third Infantry
Fifth Machine Gun Battalion
 

Fourth Infantry (Marine) Brigade

Fifth Marines
Sixth Marines
Sixth Machine Gun Battalion
 
Fourth Machine Gun Battalion
 

Second Field Artillery Brigade

Twelfth Field Artillery Regiment
Fifteenth Field Artillery
Seventeenth Field Artillery
Second Trench Mortar Battery
 
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First Field Signal Battalion
Second Supply Train
Second Ammunition Train
Second Sanitary Train
Second Engineer Train
Motor Transport Corps
Second Mobile Ordnance Repair Shop
Divisional Headquarters Troop
Second Military Police

Other official lists of the organization of the 2nd Division

Commendations of Second Division, American Expeditionary Forces, France, 1917—1919, Germany.
Composition from The Second Division, American Expeditionary Force In France, 1917-1919.
Composition of 2d Division — TASKER H. BLISS, Major General, Chief of Staff.
The Second Division — American Expeditionary Forces — 1917-1919
 

Battles

Verdun Sector Record of Casualties Reported In Verdun Sector
Château Thierry Record of Casualties Reported In Château Thierry Sector
Soissons — Vierzy Record of Casualties Reported In Soissons Sector
Marbache Sector, August 6—17 Record of Casualties Reported In Marbache Sector
The St. Mihiel Salient Record of Casualties Reported In St. Mihiel Sector
Blanc Mont in Champagne Report of Casualties Reported in the Blanc Mont Operation
The Meuse-Argonne Report of Casualties in the Argonne—Meuse Operation
 
Major operations and sectors of 2nd Division participation
Record of Events
The march to the Rhine
The Army of Occupation
 
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