Events for Friday 13th October 2017
On This Day in History
End of the Battle of Loos13th October 1915
The final attempted British offensive for Hohenzollern Redoubt fails, marking the end of the Battle of Loos.
Further ReadingLoos - Hohenzollen
(Paperback - 173 pages)
by Andrew Rawson
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… Read more...Only £9.95 at Pen & Sword Books.