Third Army School | 13 Dec 1915

Bernard Adams Meanwhile, Bernard Adams has won a major jackpot from the military fruit machine. Not only has his unit been sent back to rest Continue reading Third Army School | 13 Dec 1915

Farce | 10 Oct 1915

Farce at Loos I’ve had enough of calling this load of old crap a “battle”. A battle against sanity, maybe. But to my mind, a Continue reading Farce | 10 Oct 1915

von Mackensen | Belgrade | 7 Oct 1915

Oh, I hope you weren’t expecting good news. There’s precious little good news to go around at the moment. Let’s cut to the chase… Third Continue reading von Mackensen | Belgrade | 7 Oct 1915

Breakthrough and rupture | 30 May 1915

A number of places to look at today; Amara, London, New Delhi, Chantilly, Gallipoli and Mazingarbe, where Louis Barthas has formed a connection with two Continue reading Breakthrough and rupture | 30 May 1915