Category Archives: Messines

R. E. Farm Cemetery

I considered including this little cemetery in the series of posts that made up the Tour of the Messines Ridge that you will find elsewhere on this site, as just half a mile up the road towards Wyschaete (Wijtschate) are … Continue reading

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Kandahar Farm Cemetery

A quarter of a mile west of St. Quentin Cabaret Military Cemetery, and a little way south west of the village of Wulvergem, Kandahar Farm Cemetery stands as a silent witness to the many wounded men whose journey ended at … Continue reading

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St. Quentin Cabaret Military Cemetery

St. Quentin Cabaret Military Cemetery.

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La Plus Douve Farm Cemetery

On the south side of La Plus Douve Farm the second of the two cemeteries here…

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Ration Farm (La Plus Douve) Annexe

Half a mile east of Wulvergem, just south of the road that leads towards Messines (now Mesen), this farm down in the valley of the River Douve plays host to two CWGC cemeteries.

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Night Comes In

Spot the Cross of Sacrifice.  Sunset at Ration Farm (La Plus Douve) Annexe.

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A Tour of the Messines Ridge Part Sixteen – Oosttaverne Wood Cemetery

Oosttaverne Wood Cemetery, the final stop on our Tour of the Messines Ridge.

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