Battle of Somme (When? (It lasted a year from July to November of 1916.),…
Battle of Somme
It lasted a year from July to November of 1916.
Major battle in World War 1
Synonymous with trench warfare
Testing grounds for weapons of mass destruction.
Famous for large number of casulties
Area between trenches called "No Man's Land"
Mark 1 Tank
Viker's Machine guns
Over 750,000 casualities
Northern area of Europe in France
Battles were fought in Mammetz
French were in trouble at a place called Verdun
British tried to distract and help the Germans and Europeans.