U.S. Major General O'Ryan and Brigadier General Pierce meet during 2nd Battle of the Somme in France during World War I
France Date:1918, September Duration:1 min 32 sec Sound:NO SOUND
A stream and culvert under a road in France. View from a hill of river below.
An open staff car displaying one star on its windshield, carrying Brigadier General Palmer E. Pierce, Commander of the 54th Infantry Brigade. The car is stopped as he confers with Allied officers, during the 2nd Battle of the Somme in World War 1. Scene shifts to Chateau de Raincheval, U.S. Army Headquarters in Piccardy, France, where General Pierce stands in a gateway conversing with Major General John F. O'Ryan, Commander of the U.S. 27th Infantry Division, AEF. Several other officers accompany them. Senior Allied officers outside a bunker labeled "Commanding General." They converse and look at documents.
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