Somme centenary: Thousands pay tribute
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Somme centenary: Thousands of people in the Midlands pay tribute

Thousands of people across the Midlands have marked the 100th anniversary of the start of the Battle of the Somme.

The campaign in France lasted five months, with the British suffering almost 60,000 casualties on the first day alone.

  • 01 Jul 2016
  • From the section England
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