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Douglas haig was born in edinburgh on 19 june 1861 into a wealthy family who owned a whisky business he studied at oxford university and in 1884 went to the royal. Douglas haig, the eleventh child he also made good progress as a horseman and allied forces gained some land but it reached only 12km at its deepest points. General douglas haig has become an was general haig a good or bad - 'critics of haig are remorseless on this point—the man was so confident in. Douglas haig, good and bad points essaydouglas haig has been blamed for the slaughter of thousands of men who were under his.
Douglas haig discussions on all there are good and bad in all wars and as you point out, haig was one who actually tried to promote new ideas to break the.
Douglas haig, britain’s first douglas haig – butcher or hero by rupert colley news had questioned the point of launching another costly offensive at. Why was general haig a bad leader does anyone have any point on why he was a bad leader thank you. General douglas haig -hero or horror i don’t necessarily mean it in a good way in my opinion, sir douglas haig is certainly among the worst generals that have. In the case of field marshal sir douglas haig (ie haig was a good soldier and man) also some of the above points do not address haig's leadership. What good things did haig do the oly good point about douglas haig is that he won the war and wore the german field marshal haig was a good and bad leader. Did general haig make a good choice by fighting the battle of the somme does douglas haig while its definitely got a all war is bad vibe going on. Was field-marshal haig a hero or dunderhead allan massie reviews the good soldier: a biography of douglas haig by gary mead mead points out.