British troops from Middlesex and Lancashire opposite Beaumont Hamel. September 1916 marked the halfway point of the war. Although the Central Powers still had the upper hand on many fronts, there were signs that the tide was turning. “The Huns are.
In four years after her American son was killed in action in World War I, Sallie Maxwell Bennett received a letter from Emil Merkelbach, a German officer who had fought against her son in the battle that ended his life.
Guerra e Luoghi British soldiers resting in sleeping shelters in a trench. Battle of the Somme,September type of "accommodation" left a lot to be desired, Sleep deprivation was one of the most serious side effects of trench warfare.