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The Nursery Part Three – Bois-Grenier Communal Cemetery

The communal cemetery in Bois-Grenier contains 121 British Great War burials.

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The Old & The New

The old and the new.  Bleriot & Hawk.

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The Nursery Part Two – White City Cemetery

Just a couple of hundred yards across the fields to the east of Y Farm Military Cemetery, where our tour began, our second stop, White City Cemetery, is considerably smaller, as you can see, and was used for a far … Continue reading

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The Nursery Part One – Y Farm Military Cemetery

You may remember, a little while ago now, that we visited six cemeteries that lie between Ploegsteert Wood and the Franco-Belgian border, which, in this part of Flanders, follows the course of the River Lys (or Leie, if you prefer).  … Continue reading

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Great Durnford – St. Andrew’s Church

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Hersham – St. Peter’s Church

Another victim, I think, of the Brooklands bombing.  There’s more information, very recently updated, actually, here, as well as an eye witness account of the raid from one of our readers here.  Cheers Bill. Found it! The grave of Company … Continue reading

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Mawnan – St. Michael’s Church

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