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Loos - Hohenzollen (Paperback)

French Flanders

WWI Battlefield Guidebooks Loos 1915 Military

By Andrew Rawson
Imprint: Pen & Sword Military
Series: Battleground Books: WWI
Pages: 176
ISBN: 9780850529036
Published: 6th June 2002
Last Released: 2nd May 2018



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In September 1915 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 tactics. For the first time visitors will be able to explore this key battle, a battle that cost the BEF over 50,000 casualties.

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Shetland Life Magazine
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About Andrew Rawson

ANDREW RAWSON has over forty books to his name, including eight Pen and Sword ‘Battleground Europe’ travel books and three History Press ‘Handbook’ reference books. He has edited the minutes of the Second World War conferences and the top-secret correspondence between George C. Marshall and Dwight D. Eisenhower. He books include covering Poland’s struggle in the twentieth century, Auschwitz Extermination Camp and wartime Krakow. He has also written a ten-part series on the Western Front campaigns between 1914-18. He has a master’s degree with Birmingham University’s history department.

End of the Battle of Loos

13th October 1915

The final attempted British offensive for Hohenzollern Redoubt fails, marking the end of the Battle of Loos.

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