Over The Top – Somme Commemoration Part.3


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Guildford & Waverley Revolution

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Welsh Guards

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2PWRR

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Winners Royal Logistical Corps FA with their medals 

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The Somme Football

The Somme Football is a unique object.  Usually held at the PWRR Museum in Dover Castle, the football was kicked “over the top” by Captain Billie Neville and members of 8th Battalion the East Surrey Regiment at the start of the Battle of the Somme on 1 July 2016

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