BATTLE BENEATH THE TRENCHES The Cornish Miners of the 251st Tunnelling Company

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A most informative and well researched book. The Cornish Miners were one of these specialist units recruited from the tin mines of Cornwall. This is their story. In February 1915, eight Tunnelling Companies were created and operational in Flanders from March 1915. By mid-1916, the British Army had around 25,000 trained tunnellers, mostly volunteers taken from mining.

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