“This brigade was almost a living embodiment of the virtues and faults of the British soldier – tremendous courage and tenacity combined with a rigid lack of mobility. 54 more words
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“Non-motorised infantry divisions are only of value against a motorised and armoured enemy when occupying prepared positions.
If these positions are pierced or outflanked, a withdrawal will leave them helpless victims of the motorised enemy, with nothing else to do but hold on in their positions to the last round.” 53 more words