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new invention"Gooseberry"

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BIFFO

I am reading the 2nd rhondda war diary

10th December 1915 a special feature called the Gooseberry ?.

the day before they were practicing laying barbed wire maybe something to help doing that?

Any GWF know

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HERITAGE PLUS

Biffo:

 

From: Battlefield Colloquialisms of World War I (1914-18) 

GOOSEBERRY. Barbed wire entanglement or reel, from the prickly nature of the gooseberry bush. 

 

Dave

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BIFFO

Top man Dave

,im sure it helped but described as special  :whistle:

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