When what type of source this was written by john d

This preview shows page 6 - 8 out of 8 pages.

When? What type of source? This was written by John D. Irvine. This was written on July 3, 1916. This was from a British newspaper article. This was written by a British soldier named George Coppard. This was written in 1969. This was from a book called With a Machine Gun to Cambrai. This was written by a German soldier names Otto Lais. This was published in 1935, but the date of when it was written is unknown. This was a memoir. Author’s Tone (include 1-2 examples) Did the author witness the events he describes?
The Battle of the Somme Who won the first day of the battle? How? I would say that the British won the first day. I say this because like I mentioned above, it says, “German prisoners are surrendering freely, and a good many already fallen into our hands.” This statement lets us know that the Germans were losing at this point.

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture