July 1, 1916. The First Day of the Battle of the Somme. Despite the heavy loss of life and failure to achieve the expected breakthrough, Field Marshal Haig and General Rawlinson deemed the attack a success, so much that the offensive was to continue for a further four months, only ending with the onset of winter. - prisonersofeternity.co.uk
Public interogation of the German Major-General Alfons Hitter by Marshal of the Soviet Union Aleksandr Vasilevsky ans Field Marshal Ivan Chernyakovski after the battle of Vitebsk during Operation Bagration | Flickr - Photo Sharing!