Monthly Archives: April 2015

The Worcestershire Regiment in the Great War.

In the Great War the Regiment saw action in the retreat from Mons, the Battle of the Marne and at Langemark, Aisne, Gheluvelt and Ypres in 1914. Nonne Bosschen, Festubert and Gallipoli in 1915, and Loos and the Battle of … Continue reading

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Battle of Vimy Ridge

The Battle of Vimy Ridge was a military engagement fought primarily as part of the Battle of Arras, in the Nord-Pas-de-Calaisregion of France, during the First World War. The main combatants were the Canadian Corps, of four divisions, against three … Continue reading

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