|The layout depicts the railroad activity leading up to the Battle of Cambrai in November 1917. It was the first massive|
tank battle in history, but also saw the first American WWI soldiers in combat along with the first American casualties.
|This side of the layout depicts a standard to narrow gauge railway interchange in north west France.|
|The other side of the layout shows a section of the front line trenches. The figure provides a size reference.|
If you are unfamilar with WWI trench railways, this movie will give you an introduction to this fascinating subject.