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The Cavalry at Monchy-le-Preux

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The Battle of Arras started on 9 April, Easter Monday,¬† 1917. The most famous action in this battle is the storming of the heights of Vimy Ridge by the Canadian Corps on the left of the British attack.¬†Success elsewhere on the front was good, if not quite so spectacular. Cyril Falls (who wrote the volume of the Official History covering 1917) state…