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This digital collection contains materials connected to the operations of subunits of the British First and Second Armies from 1916 to 1918. Included are Battalion, Brigade, and Divisional operations reports, intelligence summaries, orders, statistical figures such as casualty reports, and policy statements. Also included are maps and map indexes for a number of operational areas and a series of English translations of non-English news journals complete with commentary. The divisional units from which these materials come include the 30th Infantry Division, 38th (Welsh) Infantry Division, 57th Infantry Division, and 59th Infantry Division. Among the battles covered by this material are the Battle of the Somme and the Third Battle of Ypres.
Finding Aid to First World War: Operations and Intelligence of the British First and Second Armies