AN IMPRESSIVE SPECTACLE.
FRENCH ENVELOP GERMANS
PARIS, March 1
Details of the battie show that the Germans were momentarily surprised at the unexpected counter attack. The clash between these bodies of packed troops in spite of .the bloody nature of close fighting was a grand and impressive spectacle The Germans quickly .recovered from their surprise and defended themselves vigorously, but the French dash partly enveloped the Brandenburgers despite the desperate vain attempts to rescue them.
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AN IMPRESSIVE SPECTACLE., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3527, 3 March 1916
AN IMPRESSIVE SPECTACLE. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3527, 3 March 1916
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