32. Iwuy

Some ferocious confrontations occured in Iwuy sector during the Hundred Days' Offensive.

Around 10th October 1918, Iwuy witnessed some of the most ferocious fighting of the “100 Days Offensive” in the Cambrai area, during which, towards Rieux-en-Cambrésis, some of the few German A7V tanks entered the action. The Canadian cavalry mounted a charge, sabres drawn, for the last time in its history, and the Niagara Cemetery contains over 170 Canadian tombs.



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