Monthly Archives: February 2016

Blacker’s Letters – January 1916

The letters written by Lieutenant Colonel Blacker throughout January 1916 have now been published. This was the last month before the Battalion entered the line at Hamel, north of the River Ancre, where it would remain until after the attack on the first day of the Battle of the Somme.

The letters from January can be found by clicking on the linked image below:

Blacker's Letters

Blacker’s Letters