- a village in N France, S of Amiens: first major battle of U.S. forces in World War I, May 1918.
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Cantigny will warm the cockles of the American heart as long as it beats.
Cantigny, like Seicheprey, was not an engagement of great numbers.
In the German announcement of the loss of Cantigny there was mention only of "the enemy."
Four counter-attacks were made against Cantigny, but all of them failed.
I don't suppose I'll go over the top, I'd like to go to Cantigny.Tom Slade Motorcycle Dispatch Bearer
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