Battle of Arras
Robert Anderson, P4
Important people: Battle of Arras
Well known people: Lloyd George (British Prime Minister) + Erich Von Falkenhayn (German Commander)
The attached story follows the journey of a man that fought on the Western Front in the Battle of Arras of World War I. He explains the places they were, how the environment looked at times, and how they fought strategically with the opposing side in an effort to win the battle.
Activities to do:
When you should visit:
September - November (Mild snow, no rain.)
# of Troops for each side:
-British lost 160,000 troops.
-Germany lost 125,000 troops.
Map of battle below + technology used below.
Other attractions in Arras, France.
-Fauborg-d 'Amiens Cemetary
Where to stay while on your trip:
-Holiday Inn Express
-Hotel ibis Arras Centre les Places
Where to eat (Popular Restaurants)