The first Battle of the Marne

The Battle of the Marne was a First World War battle fought from 5–12 September 1914. It resulted in an Allied victory against the German Army under Chief of Staff Helmuth von Moltke the Younger.

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A BRITISH COLUMN HALTS BY THE WAY.

BRITISH ARTILLERY PASSING THROUGH A VILLAGE

BRITISH SOLDIERS RESTING IN CAMP DURING THE BATTLE OF THE MARNE

BRITISH SOLDIERS WASHING THEMSELVES BY THE SIDE OF A RAILROAD DURING THE BATTLE OF THE MARNE

Dead German Soldier from First Battle of the Marne

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FRENCH AEROPLANE BEING REPAIRED ON THE FIELD French infantry charge, 1914 FRENCH SOLDIERS CARRYING A MACHINE GUN

FRENCH SOLDIERS MARCHING TO THE FRONT LINE French soldiers waiting assault behind a ditch WWI Battle Marne