Study this source carefully. It contains information that could be useful in your presentation on life in the trenches. As you study the source, ask yourself:
- What new types of warfare methods are described in extract 7a?
- What does extract 7b-c reveal about German training and equipment?
- What does it tell you about how the British tried to overcome problems of lack of equipment?
- What does extract 7d-e suggest about the German machine gunners?
- What information do these sources provide overall in terms of the impact of new weapons and tactics on troops?
- Which aspects of trench warfare do these sources provide information on?
- How could any of these sources be used in your final presentation?