Wounded in no-man’s-land, Aitken had to find his way back.
Digging and repairing trenches and roads was vital work, but the Pioneers could also be called upon to fight.
As a Pioneer, Kōhere quickly developed a reputation for bravery and hard work.
Despite fierce German resistance, Inglis continued to lead his men forward during the attack.
Sending troops 'over the top' produced horrific slaughter.
Useful resources for those looking for more information.
A selection of First World War vocabulary and common phrases.
Although clumsy and slow, the Mark I soon proved its worth in battle.
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