Gommecourt was on the northern part of the Somme front in 1916. Volunteer units whose men were believed to have superior initiative were chosen for an assault, a diversion from the main attack of July 1. Gommecourt: Somme provides complete information on the battle, tour information on the battlefield as it is today, and maps and then-and-now photographs.
Series: Battleground Europe Series
Number Of Pages: 160
Published: 14th February 1997
Publisher: Pen & Sword Books Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.23 x 13.97 x 0.64
Weight (kg): 0.2