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Edward Liveing was a twenty-year-old junior infantry officer when he led his platoon of the County of London Regiment from the trenches on the Somme in the third wave at Gommecourt at 730am plus 45 seconds on 1 July 1916. He worked for the BBC after the war and died in 1963.

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24 Hours on the Somme My Experiences of the First Day of the Somme 1 July 1916 by Edward G.D. Liveing
24 Hours on the Somme My Experiences of the First Day of the Somme 1 July 1916
Edward G.D. Liveing
A rare and forgotten first hand account of the first day of the Battle of the Somme by a British infantry soldier who went 'over the top' and survived. Edward Liveing's account is known and has been quoted from, but...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/05/2016

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