A bronze tablet with inscribed text serves as the Souilly Marker.

Souilly Marker-1st Army Headquarters

Overview

On the outside of the town hall of Souilly, France is a bronze tablet identifying this building as the headquarters of the American First Army towards the end of World War I. Inscribed in French and English is the following:

Headquarters of the American First Army
occupied this building from September 21, 1918
to the end of hostilities, and from here
conducted the Meuse-Argonne Offensive,
one of the greatest operations of the war.

Location
France

Cemetery Information

Visiting Hours

The tablet is located outside the town hall of Souilly, France.

Contact Us

The Souilly Marker - Headquarters American First Army is managed and maintained by staff at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery. Please direct queries about the Souilly Marker - Headquarters American First Army to the cemetery.

Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery
Rue du Général Pershing
55110
Romagne-sous-Montfaucon
France
tel +33 (0)3 29 85 14 18

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