#5 - In the story of The Scarlet Ibis by James Hurst, there are three battles from World War One mentioned. Your task is to find out something about each of these battles. Plus when America entered World War One. Go to the website below this pin. Make your responses on your own board.
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Marines, Battle of Belleau Wood, June 1918
#onthisday The Battle of Belleau Wood during the First World War started on June 1, 1918. One of the great battles in Marine lore, they earned the nickname the Devil Dogs here. After the war, the area was renamed by the French: 'Bois de la Brigade Marine' "Forest of the Marine Brigade." #guns #war #history #army #retro #wwi #ww1 #worldwar1 #france #germany #usmc #usmarines #marines #devildogs #usa #america #1918
Aisne-Marne American Cemetery lays on the historic battlefield of Belleau Wood and consists of 2,289 epitaphs of the fallen from one of the fiercest battles of the First World War. To celebrate Memorial Day, and to mark the 95th anniversary of the historic Battle of Belleau Wood, U.S. Marines with their French counterparts gathered at Aisne-Marne American Cemetery to commemorate their fallen heroes, May 26. The event was held in the memorial cemetery that lies outside of the historic grounds…