Arras: The Pals at Oppy Wood

The story of the Northern Pals battalions who marched to war in 1914 is forever linked to the Somme, but their war continued and in May 1917 they found themselves up against a ‘dark wood’ – Oppy Wood, near Arras.

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One Comment on “Arras: The Pals at Oppy Wood

  1. Magnificent and always good to look at areas away from the big two! As you said Arras 1917 actually had the highest daily casualty rate of any of the Great War Battles around 4,500 a day……Remembering

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