In a ‘total war’ that involved the procurement and movement of mass armies, logistics played a vital role. This was particularly the case during the Battle of Verdun, February to September 1916. This updated military handbook was released in 1917 but it discusses strategic transportation during 1916, a crucial point during the war.
TranscriptMovements and Transportations
General organisation of the army
Updated publication. 5 may 1917.