BILLIE: The Nevill Letters: 1914-1916

Based on over 200 letters to his family from the man who led his men over the top on 1 July 1916, kicking footballs.Captain Wilfred Nevill of the 8 E. Surreys and was killed that day on the Somme.Thirty b/w photos and three sketch maps.This correspondence forms one of the best collections of First World War letters held by the IWM.