Montauban sector

This is an aerial photograph of the Montauban sector, which was attacked by British XIIIth Corps on July 1st, 1916. The British trench line is closest to the bottom edge. The table measures 4’ x 6’, covering 4 km x 6 km respectively. The British final objective was the furthest German trench line and the capture of Montauban:

Montauban battlefield

Robert Dunlop 2014 to date