“The Ebro's Battle began on 25 th of July of 1938, exactly at 0.15am, just when the republican army crossed the Ebro by different points, between Mequinenza and Amposta. At that moment, silence was absolute, the glance of those men put in the sky, always thinking in their families… The territories of the Matarranya, Ribera d'Ebre, Baix Ebre and Terra Alta saw the greatest concentration of fighting forces in their zone and they were landed on the blood of many thousands of men…”