1916

The battle of Verdun ended today in 1916.  It’s hard to imagine the scale of the suffering- over 300,000 men died in this battle, in a war nobody even thinks about anymore.

Motörhead, of all people, have an extremely touching song about World War I.  I hope you’ll give it a listen:

Full lyrics HERE.

3 Comments

  1. … and it is a pleasant surprise… this is such an appropriate song for the “war to end all wars” …

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  2. Wow. Thank you for sharing it.

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  3. Mel

    Wow is right. 300,000 lives…..the video was difficult to watch, but still worth it.

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