ⓘ Somme 1918 (Battle honour)

                                     

ⓘ Somme 1918 (Battle honour)

Somme 1918 was a battle honour awarded to units of the British and Imperial Armies that took part in one or more of the following engagements in the Great War:

  • Second Battle of the Somme 1918, 21 August – 5 September 1918.
  • First Battle of the Somme 1918, 21 March – 5 April 1918.

This should not be confused with the battle of the Somme in 1916.

                                     
  • The Battle of the Somme US title, Kitchener s Great Army in the Battle of the Somme is a 1916 British documentary and propaganda war film, shot by two
  • Morts of the Eastern Somme are French war memorials commemorating those who died in World War I on the eastern side of the Somme region. The figure of
  • the Missing of the Somme is a war memorial to 72, 337 missing British and South African servicemen who died in the Battles of the Somme of the First World
  • area of the river Somme Mametz Wood was to be the scene of some of the bloodiest fighting of the opening days of the Battle of the Somme as taking the wood
  • General Lumley Owen Williames Jones DSO 1887 1918 was the last British General officer to die on the Somme Born in 1887 at Llandyssil in Wales, Jones
  • Bn 1 March 1918 109th Trench Mortar Battery from 1 April 1916 Battle of Somme 1916 or Battle of Albert Battle of Messines 1917 Battle of Langemarck
  • Tyneside Scottish battalions. The Brigade s first major action was the Battle of the Somme where it sustained a large number of casualties. The Brigade was
  • commemorating the Battle of the Somme 1940 Colonel Brebant 1939, 117th Infantry Regiment at Le Mans. Medals of Colonel Brebant. 6 September 1914 Battle of the
  • for Allied generals during the Battle of the Somme Marshal Foch stayed there. At the end of fighting in November 1918 it became the local headquarters
  • the Pas - de - Calais for the Battle of Cambrai. In the spring of 1918 the BEF came under attack both in Flanders and on the Somme during the German Spring
  • carried out by British and Australian troops and was subsidiary to the Battle of the Somme General Headquarters GHQ of the British Expeditionary Force BEF
  • Battle of Thiepval Ridge was the first large offensive mounted by the Reserve Army Lieutenant General Hubert Gough during the Battle of the Somme on