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Smith survived the night patrol, and met Tolkien again on the fringes of the Battle of the Somme that summer.Why World War I Is at the Heart of ‘Lord of the Rings’|John Garth|July 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Just weeks before the Somme, British soldiers put down the rising, leaving much of the city in ruins.
In The Missing of the Somme, one war, the Great War, is more directly his subject.
“The Missing of the Somme” is carved onto the Thiepval Memorial.
The Missing of the Somme was not merely written as a diversion from rewriting Tender is the Night.
To get information before the Somme offensive, the new idea of making daylight raids on the German trenches was adopted.
He has behind him the whole army strung out in separate bodies parallel to the Somme.Crecy|Hilaire Belloc
This cut represents a section of a gravel pit at St. Acheul, on the Somme.The Prehistoric World|E. A. Allen
The four overseas companies had carried out the recent operations on the Somme (September-October 1916).A Company of Tanks|W. H. L. Watson
One followed the right bank of the Somme, passed Peronne, and thence on to Amiens.Yolanda: Maid of Burgundy|Charles Major