Battle of the Somme 100th Anniversary

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  1. bruno

    bruno Retired Staff Member

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    http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-devon-36644373
    A friend of mine who is a WW1 historian by trade reminded me of the salient points of this epic battle. The casualty numbers experienced by both sides- not just on the first day but throughout the subsequent 4 months is just staggering:
     
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    The War to end all Wars. Lest we forget there is no end.
     

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