BATTLE OF THE SOMME

... BATTLE OF THE SOMME. THE TESTING OF OER NEW ARMIES. WHAT HAS BEEN ACHIEVED In a despatch which is certain to become historic. Sir Douglas Haig has described tile great battle of the Somine. The objects of the offensive began in France on July Ist were:— ...

Published: Saturday 30 December 1916
Newspaper: Daily Record
County: Lanarkshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1251 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

BIG GUN BATTLE ON THE SOMME

... BIG GUN BATTLE ON THE SOMME. Amsterdam, Sunday. To-day's German communique says:— Western Theatre of War.—ln the Somme and Meuse regions for some hours during the day yesterday the artillery activity increased, and during the night it continued in places ...

Published: Monday 04 December 1916
Newspaper: Dundee Courier
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 46 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Look Out Look Out For Ibe SECOND OFFICIAL WAR FILM of :: JHE BATTLE of the SOMME (Tho Kins visits

... Look Out Look Out For Ibe SECOND OFFICIAL WAR FILM of :: JHE BATTLE of the SOMME (Tho Kins visits hi* victorious Troop* In th* trsnch**, *lO., ate.) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday Sith. 26th, and OMtmbtr. AT The Pa.la.ce, HANOVER STREET. eeM feet of TfeiillißgWar ...

GERMANS AND THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME

... GERMANS AND THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME . . aMSTEKDAU , uecemDer to . TllO German papers are being instructed to declare that tho Sommo battle is now reall y finished . They state that the German positions aro stronger now than they were on July 1 . and that ...

Published: Wednesday 27 December 1916
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 68 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

BATTLE OF SOMME DISPATCH

... BATTLE OF SOMME DISPATCH. ALL OBJECTS ATTAINED. GRAND WORK NEW ARMIES. The dispatch General Sir Douglat. Haig, Commander-in-Chief of the British Forces in France, the great Battle of the Somme was issued night. It describes the battle at> ...

Published: Saturday 30 December 1916
Newspaper: Aberdeen Press and Journal
County: Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 607 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

counter-nttaoks wore incessant and frequently of great violence , but they were mado , in . vain and at heavy

... limita . v bf . th ' e battle front to beyond Tpres - » ras necessarily a 6 ccondsry one , but their ^ tuk was rieiiher light nor nnjmportant' While required to give ' precedence in all-repects to ' the , needs of the . Somme battle , Uiey were-responsible ...

Published: Saturday 30 December 1916
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 14160 | Page: 9 | Tags: none

THE OUTLOOK. THE OLD YEAR AND THE NEW. The year 1916 ends as it beganwith the great M ar raging

... to the miseries of the hedl he has created so long as he could count on emerging as a victor. The naval Battle of Jutland and the Battle of the Somme have convinced him that victory in any real sense never can be his anil now is all for peace and all for ...

Published: Saturday 30 December 1916
Newspaper: Daily Record
County: Lanarkshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 496 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

QUEEN ALEXANDRA ' S SURPRISE VISIT . ' ¦ ¦ . ' '

... oxplain tho pictures to him , and' displayed tjho greatest intorest in thom all , particularly thoso depicting tho battle of the Somme , ashe had only recently returned fromythafc oortion of the front . ...

Published: Wednesday 06 December 1916
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 271 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

KAISER'S CLAIM

... KAISER'S CLAIM SOMME BATTLE WON 70 R US . AmstebdMiI , December 22 . It is officially announced in Berlin in a bulletin from-tlie German Chie ? Headquarters that the Kaiser has conferrea tho Oak Leaves of the Order ? our lo Merifce on the Crown Prince ...

Published: Saturday 23 December 1916
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 491 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

EDUCATIONAL-

... who desire the endowment to ~ . be a memorial to their eon , George Andrew Herdman , -who was killed in action at the battle of tho Somme on July 1 st , an earnest student of nature and deeply interested in scientific investigation . Professor Herdman ...

Published: Friday 01 December 1916
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 484 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

M.C. for Keith Officer

... Keith Officer. Captain F- F, Kolty, Seaforth Highlanders, Kao been awarded the Military Croes for good work at the battle of the Somme. Oa.pt. Kolty, who is attached to a Pioneer battalion, has been .»* the front for acme time. He i« a son of Mrs Keity ...

Published: Friday 29 December 1916
Newspaper: Aberdeen Weekly Journal
County: Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 73 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

THE HAMILTON ADVERTISER, DECEMBER 23. 1916

... and J. W., Sees. COALBURN. JUBILEE HALL, LESMAHAGOW. FRIDAY SATDRIIA and DECEMBER, At 7 and 9. SECOND EDITION OF THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME. THE KING VISITS HkTtROOPS IK FRANCE IN ...

Published: Saturday 23 December 1916
Newspaper: Hamilton Advertiser
County: Lanarkshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 66 | Page: 7 | Tags: none