A great deal has been written and is known about the Battle of the Somme in July 1916, less is generally known about the greater Battle of Arras in April and May 1917.
This talk by Mike Coyle makes direct comparison and asks why it should be that more is known about the Somme.
Above: British machine gunners fire on German aircraft near Arras
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