Fighting their way around the town of Bapaume, Jervis and his men were under constant fire.
Fast running out of food and materials to feed their people and supply their army, Germany was under intense pressure.
Various medals and distinctions were awarded to soldiers during the war, with the Victoria Cross being the highest honour.
When the Germans attacked at the Somme, the New Zealand Division was rushed to the region.
In March 1918, the Germans launched a huge offensive - with the aim of winning the war.
Using a false name, Coley lied about his age to join the army.
Useful resources for those looking for more information.
A selection of First World War vocabulary and common phrases.
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