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June 16, 1918

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The U.S. has aimed thousands of chemical shells at the Germans at Chateau Thierry, a "taste their own medicine." Ten thousand of the bolsheviki red guard have been killed by the German supporting armies and the bread supply to Moscow and Petrograd are threatened.

Source: "Americans Bathe Enemy Positions With Deadly Gas," The Sunday Star, June 16, 1918. Page 1, Column 4

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