Author: Graham Maddocks
Montauban (Battleground Europe)
Pen and Sword Military
Size: 24 Mb
Montauban was the scene of one of the most famous and tragic incidents of the Somme battle of July 1, 1916, as men of the 8th East Surreys attempted to hold a contest to see which company of the battalion could kick a soccer ball first into the German lines.