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3 September 1916

By September 3, 2016No Comments

One Jack Johnson [large German artillery shell] landed on a section near me … I came to my senses covered in flesh and blood and Sgt Edwards told me I said they had got me

  • British forces take Ginchy and Guillemont; capturing many prisoners
  • French soldiers take the villages of Le Forest and Clery-sur-Somme
  • British troops repulse an attack by the Prussian Guard at Thiepval