THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME

... THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME. WHAT THE GERMANS REALIZE. The Times,” in leading article on the battle of the Somme, remarks that the conflict ia now raging on the British front with a violence which evidently exceeds all the previous stages of the lighting ...

Published: Tuesday 25 July 1916
Newspaper: Nantwich Guardian
County: Cheshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 327 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME

... THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME WTiat of the Western Front? There what may be described as the Battle of the Somme —most of the big battles on this side are named after riverscontinues, and bit by bit the Allies are wresting further ground from the ...

Published: Tuesday 11 July 1916
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: West Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 151 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

BATTLE OF THE SOMME

... BATTLE OF THE SOMME Proceeds With Brilliant Success For the Allied Armies. Germans Massed Against British. Paris, Wednesday. A semi-official statement issued last night says:— The battle of the Somme, although hindered by a violent storm to-day, is proceeding ...

Published: Wednesday 05 July 1916
Newspaper: Dundee Evening Telegraph
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 835 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Battle of the Somme

... Battle of the Somme A wonderfully vivid description of the Big Push IN TO-MORROW’S ...

Published: Saturday 08 July 1916
Newspaper: Sheffield Daily Telegraph
County: South Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 14 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

BATTLE OF THE SOMME

... BATTLE OF THE SOMME. ROYAL CONGRATULATIONS. MISSAOS TO THE TROOPS. The following telegrams have passed between the King and General Sir Douglas Haig: From the King to General Sir Douglas Haag, -July 16:—'‘The continued MieCcnafol advance »j trarips Alls ...

Published: Wednesday 19 July 1916
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 96 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

BATTLE OF THE SOMME

... BATTLE OF THE SOMME. The German Counter-Stroke. The Daily Telegraph military rorree- ■ writes;—As might hare been anticipated, the two British main attacks which were launched on Jnly let and July 14th respectively were countered by a formidable German ...

Published: Friday 21 July 1916
Newspaper: Northern Whig
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 258 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

BATTLE OF THE SOMME

... BATTLE OF THE SOMME (COXTIXUEU FROM PAGE FIVE.) from trencher on Hill kd to small infantry engagements. East the Meuse the enemy again exhausted himself fruitless attacks against the Thiamnoi.t work and the li ight Terre. During one of these attacks the ...

Published: Wednesday 05 July 1916
Newspaper: Dublin Daily Express
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 169 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

The Battle of the Somme

... The Battle of the Somme. The latest reports of the British and French advance north and south of the marshy valley the Somme, though comparatively unexciting, are in every respect satisfactory. British Headquarters announce a small northward advance the ...

Published: Friday 21 July 1916
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: West Midlands, England
Type: Article | Words: 488 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

BATTLE OF THE SOMME

... BATTLE OF THE SOMME. GERMANS LAUNCH A FIERCE COUNTER-ATTACK. DESPERATE FIGHTING ALU THROUGH THE NIGHT. GERMANS ATTACK IN MASS FORMATION SLIGHT SUCCESSES AT VERY HEAVY COST. FOOTING REGAINED IN LONCUEVAL AND DELVILLE WOOD. STRUGGLE STILL~cbNTINUINC [British ...

Published: Wednesday 19 July 1916
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 438 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

BATTLE OF THE SOMME

... BATTLE OF THE SOMME (COXTIXUED FROM PAGE FIVE.) hia ofti-ial communiques. the front both sides the Somme,” he says, importaut lighting has been proceeding since vesterday evening. Up the present the enemy lias nowhere been able to gam any serious advantage ...

Published: Friday 07 July 1916
Newspaper: Dublin Daily Express
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 651 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

BATTLE OF THE SOMME

... BATTLE OF THE SOMME. FIRST STAGE GOMFLSTED. SIR DOUGLAS HAIG REVIEWS OUR SUCCESSES. Five villages captured. WITH 7,800 PRISONERS AND S8 GUNS. Out valiant troops hare gained a splendid eerier oft successes, some which are set forJi above. The recovery ...

Published: Wednesday 12 July 1916
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1763 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

THE WAR. BATTLE OF THE SOMME

... THE WAR. BATTLE OF THE SOMME. PROCREW AT POZIEREB. FRENCH CAPTURE A GERMAN BATTERY. [British Offlelal.] HoadquHrters, France, Monday, 9.4; i p.m. Figbling continued in Uu> \illai;e of Posieren. where the number of prisoners taken by the Australian troops ...

Published: Tuesday 25 July 1916
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1603 | Page: 3 | Tags: none