Timeline Project entries from 26 May, 2011 to 2 June, 2011

1918-08-081918-08-11Amiens (1918)

Allied forces advanced over seven miles on the first day, one of the greatest advances of the war, with Henry Rawlinson's British Fourth Army playing the decisive role

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1918-08-081918-11-11Hundred Days Offensive

The offensive forced the German armies to retreat beyond the Hindenburg Line and was followed by an armistice

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The rapid fall of Tutrakan and the loss of two Romanian infantry divisions proved to be a surprise with crucial consequences. Troops on the Transylvanian front were transfered and that offensive lost momentum.

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