The First World War claimed the lives of over 8,000 Somerset men. Memorials to those who died were created across the county. Somerset would never be the same again.

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What Somerset Remembers, What Somerset Forgets

What Somerset Remembers, What Somerset Forgets Dedicated to the memory of Isaac Rosenberg (Bristol, November 1890 – April 1918, Fampoux/Arras)   CONTENTS: Prologue:  Beyond Time and Place Section 1. Warfare for Beginners Section 2. A War of Nerves Section 3. A Countryside at War Section 4...