Living History with Mat McLachlan


The Battle of Pozieres, 1916

Season 6, Ep. 173

In the second part of our special series about Australians on the Somme, Mat is joined by historian and battlefield guide Jo Hook to discuss the Battle of Pozieres in July and August 1916. In six weeks of brutal fighting, Australia lost 23,000 men, making this the most costly battle in Australian military history.

Presenter: Mat McLachlan

Guest: Jo Hook

Producer: Jess Stebnicki

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