The Battle of Verdun was the longest battle of World War I. Fought from February 21 to December between the French and German armies around the town of Verdun, France. The battle involved more than two and a half million men.
Heartbreaking photos of troops on the eve of the Somme 100 years ago
Bayonet's where not knew to WWI but played an important role. Bayonets were mainly used in close quarter combat in trench battles. This pin shows a german soldier with his fixed bayonet ready for battle.
Heinz Wilhelm Guderian June May was a military theorist and innovative General of the German Army during the Second World. He was the architect of armoured warfare/blitzkreig tactics. Truly one of the greatest captains of history.