Trench Warfare is a type of warfare where both sides are fighting in their own trenches that they have dugout themselves. They were used to avoid machine gun bullets because they were shot at such high speeds. The land in front of the trenches is called No Man's Land. It was a large mass of land that consisted of barbed wire all around. There was more than just one trench, it was multiple trenches coming together making it quicker and safer for travel during the war. The trenches were 12 feet deep and were in a zigzag pattern. In the British army, the soliders would spend their year; 15% front line, 10% support line, 30% reserve line, 20% rest, and 25% other( hospital, traveling, training, etc.)
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Trench life
Trench life