The History of the American Expedition Fighting the Bolsheviki

Campaigning in North Russia 1918-1919

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Author: Lewis E. Jahns
Published: 1920
Language: English
Wordcount: 149,140 / 440 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 51.8
LoC Category: D
Downloads: 1,167
Added to site: 2007.09.06
mnybks.net#: 18132
Genres: History, War

The activities of the 339th Infantry Regiment and its attached units from entry into Northern Russia in September, 1918 until its withdrawal in August, 1919.

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INTRODUCTION

The troopships "Somali," "Tydeus," and "Nagoya" rubbed the Bakaritza and Smolny quays sullenly and listed heavily to port. The American doughboys grimly marched down the gangplanks and set their feet on the soil of Russia, September 5th, 1918. The dark waters of the Dvina River were beaten into fury by the opposing north wind and ocean tide. And the lowering clouds of the Arctic sky added their dismal bit to this introduction to the dreadful conflict which these American sons of liberty were to wage with the Bolsheviki during the year's campaign.

In the rainy fall season by their dash and valor they were to expel the Red Guards from the cities and villages of the state of Archangel, pursuing the enemy vigorously up the Dvina, the Vaga, the Onega and the Pinega Rivers, and up the Archangel-Vologda Railway and the Kodish-P

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