Battle Losses — The First World War

“…sixty thousand young Englishmen had fallen on the first day of the battle of the Somme without gaining a single yard….” ― The Last Lion, Winston Spenser Churchill, Alone 1932-1940, by William Manchester, Page 47.

William Manchester

William Manchester

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Retired military officer; retired Air Force civil servant; retired executive, DS Information Systems Corporation; writer; researcher; reader and avid yachtsman.
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