First World War - War in the Air

Pages tagged with "German Spring Offensives"

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  • Image of a 60-pounder gun firing in the dawn barrage

    After surviving the German Spring Offensives, Allied forces launched a counter-punch of their own. From the summer of 1918 onwards, the Allies were constantly on the advance. Through the harsh experiences of the past the Allies had developed advanced...

  • Image of the old British front line at Trescault

    The Western Front was the decisive battleground of the First World War. After the initial shock of 1914, the power of artillery forced both sides to seek shelter. Shallow scrapes in the ground evolved into complex trench systems protected with barbed...