Military Moments: Battle of Beaumont-Hamel | Narrated by Gordon Pinsent





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Published on Jun 7, 2016

To commemorate the 100th Anniversary of Beaumont-Hamel, Legion Magazine and Gordon Pinsent tell the story of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment’s tragic advance at Beaumont-Hamel in 1916.

Music: “Take me back to dear old Blighty” - Stanley Kirby, 1914.

A Special thanks to the following:
Gordon Pinsent
Christopher Martin at The Post Office Studio:

Photography and footage courtesy of:

• Newfoundland & Labrador Heritage Foundation
• The Rooms
• Memorial University of Newfoundland Digital Archives
• Canadian War Museum
• Library and Archives Canada
• Toronto Public Library
• Imperial War Museums
• All History YouTube Channel (The Somme)
• Frank Gogos


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