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Loos, 1915

Hohenzollern redoubt

by Andrew Rawson

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Published by L. Cooper in Barnsley, South Yorkshire .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Loos-en-Gohelle (France),
  • France,
  • Loos-en-Gohelle
    • Subjects:
    • Loos, Battle of, Loos-en-Gohelle, France, 1915.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Battlefields -- France -- Loos-en-Gohelle -- Guidebooks.,
    • Loos-en-Gohelle (France) -- Tours.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 173) and index.

      StatementAndrew Rawson.
      GenreGuidebooks., Tours.
      SeriesBattleground Europe.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD545.L66 R37 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination173 p. :
      Number of Pages173
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3468198M
      ISBN 100850529034
      LC Control Number2005472100
      OCLC/WorldCa50717249

      The scene depicts a Scottish Regiment in the village of Loos rescuing a little French girl from the fierce battle in This image is featured in the book The Art of Fortunino Matania: catalogue of original art & prints as FIG 3. Taking Loos-en-Gohelle. The 9th Black Watch, the London Irish Rifles and the Irish Guards wait in front of the double slagheap (site of the 11/19), the village, Pit 14bis and the chalkpit. For 10 minutes, on Septem at a.m, smoke is released, followed by gas, and then comes the advance towards the German lines.

      Many monuments and cemeteries reflect the destruction during World War I which completely destroyed the town, particularly during the Battle of Loos, from 25 September - 8 October A major battle was fought by the Canadian Expeditionary Force at Hill 70 between 15–25 August , resulting in the capture of that landscape feature Country: France.   Nigel Atter is the author of In the Shadow of Bois Hugo: The 8th Lincolns at the Battle of Loos. His great grandfather served with the 8th Lincolnshire Regiment, 63 Brigade, part of 21st Division and Nigel is an expert on the unit’s contribution to the battle.

      25th Sep 8th SLI in action at Chalk Pit Wood The 8th Somerset Light Infantry are in action at Chalk Pit Wood, Loos during the Battle of Loos. 25th Sep Into Action at the Gallop 25th Sep Beyond all Imagination 25th Sep 8th East Yorks in action According to the Battalion War Diary 8th Bn East Yorkshire Regiment took part in the main attack at Loos on the 25th . Battle of Loos. The Battle of Loos took place on the Western Front between 25 September and 13 October At the time, it was the largest British offensive of the First World War and witnessed the Army's first use of gas.


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In September Kitcherner's men were in action for the first time in the largest offensive of the year. Using gas, British troops managed to open a three mile gap in the German line. However, misuse of the reserves allowed the chance of success to pass by.

In the following struggle for Hohenzollern Redboubt, the British were defeated time after time by superior weapons and. Loos The Unwanted Battle ISBN pages, 5 maps, 16 photographs £ At the risk of putting my head above the parapet and getting it shot off, Ive now read the Corrigan book twice and would like to put forward a few observations for comment.

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The Battle of Loos in September and October was the British Army's contribution to the major Allied offensive launched simultaneously with the main French offensive in Champagne.

The French commander-in-chief General Joffre considered that the numerical superiority of his army, however temporary, would be sufficient to bring about the. Nick Lloyd presents a reassessment of the Battle of Loos, arguing that it was vital to the development of new strategies and tactics.

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Loos The Unwanted Battle Gordon Corrigan Amazon Price: £ Hardcover: pages (Octo ) Publisher: Spellmount Publishers: Loos Hohenzollern Redoubt (Battleground Europe Series) Andrew Rawson Amazon Price: £ Paperback: pages (December ). The strategic position before Loos.

Germany: Having moved more weight of their armies to the East, Germany had stood on the defensive in the West since late and had strongly resisted the French offensives there in the spring of They had also broken through strong enemy positions in Galicia in May They occupied a large area of Northern France and Belgium.

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Loos was to be different, Kitchener's Army was deployed in strength for the first time and an ambitious plan aimed to take ground over a mile front. As the fog of war descended the first day's gains were lost over subsequent days' fighting and in the end the 'Big Push' saw little achieved with Allied losses of ab men.

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Duration 40 minutes. The was recorded at the Defence Academy of the United Kingdom on .