Monthly Archives: March 2013

Without Firing a Shot – Part 3

  The Charge of the 4e Zouaves at the Battle of Guise, 30 August 1914 Allan Lougheed The battles of August 1914 are remembered for the costly tactics of massed bayonet charges, but it is worth taking a close look at … Continue reading

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Without Firing a Shot – Part 2

Allan Lougheed In Part 1 of this series I examined the charge of the 2e Zouaves of the 37e Division at the Battle of Charleroi. In that article I argued that the reckless bayonet charge was partly the product of … Continue reading

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