Accession Number : ADA145295


Title :   Douglas Haig and the Battle of the Somme


Descriptive Note : Student rept.


Corporate Author : AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL


Personal Author(s) : Jensen, Jr, H M


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a145295.pdf


Report Date : Mar 1984


Pagination or Media Count : 51


Abstract : This student report reviews the background, strategy, and tactics of Field-Marshal Sir Douglas Haig, Commander of the British Expeditionary Force in World War I. The planning and action at the Battle of the Somme is highlighted and analyzed.


Descriptors :   *BATTLES , FRANCE , MILITARY STRATEGY , MILITARY TACTICS , UNITED KINGDOM


Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE