Monthly Archives: March 2017


WWI Tour “Somme and Ypres”

By | 2018-09-07T15:18:36+00:00 March 27th, 2017|Non classé|

The Somme was greatly affected by WWI fighting with the invasion in August 1914 and the "Race to the Sea" in September, the Battle of the Somme from July to November 1916 and the Battle of Picardy from March to September 1918. It became a global war in 1916, involving three million soldiers of about 20 nationalities fighting on [...]