A short History of 5th and 6th Marine Regiments during World War in France.
The Marine Regiments were part of the 4th Brigade.
Of the 2nd Infantry Divison US Army in France.
Marine companies, unlike those of the U.S Army, were numeric.
Shortly after it being amalgamated with the 3rd Brigade in France,
Strenuous efforts were made by many to have the 4th Brigade conform, to
the American Expeditionary Force (AEF) alpha pattern.
Besides the regular…