Royal Irish Rifles - Somme July 1916

100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme

2016 marks the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme, one of the bloodiest battles in history. An additional booklet of those from Ilkley that took part is currently in production and will be published shortly. Please click here for more information.

Photo by Royal Engineers No 1 Printing Company. [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

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