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General Byng attacks with the Third Army on a 10-mile front north of the Ancre; Beaucourt, Bucquoy, Ablainzeville, and Moyenneville reached in the first stage; and Achiet-le-Petit and Courcelles in the second. South of the Oise General Mangin advances to Cuts, Camelin, and Pontoise, outflanking Noyon; nearer Soissons French capture Laval.