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Thiepval 4, Somme day 91

Engagement/Skirmish Name : Thiepval 4, Somme day 91

Date(s) : 29 September 1916

Part of : First World War , The Western Front , The Battle of the Somme ,

Outcome : An inconclusive engagement between British & Commonwealth Forces and German Forces

Type of battle : Land


Fierce fighting in III Corps, Canadian Corps and II Corps. The ebb and flow of attack and counter attack went on all day. Final positions were almost as they had been at the start of the day.