The 1st July 1916 was a day that changed the British understanding of war and loss forever. It was the first day of the Battle of the Somme, one of the most famous battles in British and World history.
Over 100 years on the battle’s significance remains undiminished.
With the addition of our free classroom poster to your teaching aids, you can bring your students face-to-face with some of the facts of the battle which will hopefully raise questions, spark valuable discussions and ultimately give them a better understanding of the horrors of warfare.
Lest we forget.