Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
7 June 1916
Fort Vaux at Verdun captured by Germans. The defence of Fort Vaux was marked by 5 days of heroism and endurance of the French garrison where most of the fighting took place inside the Fort. The surviving soldiers remained in captivity in Germany until the Armistice of November 11, 1918.