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L’offensive française sur la Somme. Juillet 1916 (2/3)

The French Offensive in the Somme - July 1916

The July 20, 1916 offensive in the Somme: troop movements, artillery preparations, the assault and capture of prisoners. English artillery in camp and in action. Visit from General Joffre and President Poincaré. Destroyed villages and devastated terrain. French and Scottish troops meet up. The release of an observation balloon.