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'Avanti! The Northumberland Fusiliers and the Great War in Italy' with Tony Ball


Tony Ball will be giving a presentation on the Northumberland Fusiliers.  IMAGE: Troops of the 1/5th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers waiting for their turn for a hair cut. Toutencourt, October 1916. Imperial War Museum image Q1366.

Crossing No Man’s Land. Experience and Learning with The Northumberland Fusiliers in the Great War


Reviewed by Bob Wyatt. Crossing No Man’s Land is the 17th in Helion’s acclaimed series of Wolverhampton Military Studies. It publication was preceded by three articles by the author which appeared in the Journal of the Society for Army Historical Research. These preliminary writings covered the regiment’s deployment on the Somme, the Territorial b…