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French Flanders: Fromelles Part Two – Rue-Petillon Military Cemetery

Grey skies and an ornate cemetery entrance greet us as we arrive at Rue-Petillon Military Cemetery.

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French Flanders: Fromelles Part One – Rue-David Military Cemetery

On 11th November 1918 Charles Bean, Australia’s official war historian, surveyed the battlefield of Fromelles, “We found the old No Man’s Land simply full of our dead.”  On this tour we shall visit the cemeteries where the majority of the … Continue reading

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