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Unformatted text preview: Mihiel, a major victory. . From September to November 11, 1918, American Gen John J Black Jack Pershing led several million troops in the Meuse Argonne offensive, particularly winning the Battle of the Argonne Forest, west of Verdun. Germany was now ready to give up1 Even as early as October the German government had asked President Wilson for an armistice. They did so on November 11, 1918, once Germany left France, Belgium and the German Kaiser Wilhelm II resigned… The war cost the USA around 32 billion…roughly 50,000+ USA soldiers died in the conflict but…....
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- Spring '11
- Black Jack Pershing, American Expeditionary Force, German Kaiser Wilhelm, American Gen John