Twelve Days on the Somme: A Memoir of the Trenches, 1916 by Sidney Rogerson
Published by Frontline Books on July 2009
Genres: Biography & Autobiography, Military, Personal Memoirs
Len's Summary: Memoirs of a British subaltern first published in 1933; vivid descriptions with out embellishment of life on the front lines written by a survivor of the 1916 Somme offensive. Unabashedly intended as an antidote to the usual downbeat 1930's war memoir.