The End of the Somme 1916

#OnThisDay 1916 The Battle of the Somme ended. It had raged for five months with the loss of over 1 million men. 3,500 Men from the island of Ireland died in this battle & countless more wounded. The Allied trenches only moved 6 miles.

#Ireland #History #WW1 @I_W_M

Somme Dead

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