Definition of Somme, Battle of the in English:

Share this entry

Somme, Battle of the

A major battle of World War I between the British and the Germans, on the Western Front in northern France July-November 1916. More than a million men on both sides were killed or wounded.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.