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100 years

Prince Harry Duke of Sussex with the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Prince William and Catherine seen here at the memorial service held at Thiepval on July 1, 2016.

Cloth Hall

Cloth Hall

The rebuilt Cloth Hall in Ypres, Belgium. Destroyed during World War I. Re-built to perfect specifications to resemble the original Medieval trading centre.

Crucifix on the Somme

Crucifix on the Somme

The Cross prominent across the Somme, across France in fact, stands out in this stunning picture taken at Morchies Communal Cemetery

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rodan ridge cemetery 4

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rodan ridge cemetery 2

Hawthorn Ridge Cemetery No 1

Hawthorn Ridge Cemetery No 1

Hawthorn Ridge Cemetery No.1 was made by the V Corps, who cleared the Ancre battlefields in the spring of 1917, as V Corps Cemetery No.9. There are now over 150, 1914-18 war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, nearly half are unidentified. Almost all fell on the 1st July or the 13th November 1916; a few in June and July 1918. The cemetery covers an area of 432 square metres is enclosed by a stone rubble wall

Mill Road Cemetery

Mill Road Cemetery

Near Thiepval and contains the remains of many who fell during the Battle of the Somme.

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Relatives Remember 1

Victors Grave

Victors Grave

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ulstertower 6

The memorial to the men of the 36th Division of Ulster and their exploits on the Somme.

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Argyll and Sutherland Highllanders 5

The Memorial to the 1/8th (Argyll) Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, sunken lane near Beaumont Hamel, France.

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ulstertower 8

Remembering the men.

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DSC_3307

Mill Road Cemetery on the Somme.

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Vimyridgememorial002e

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Codford 1

A last resting place of an Anzac soldier, in Codford, England.

Respect at Fromelles

Respect at Fromelles

Children ready to put wreaths on the graves at Pheasant Wood Cemetery in 2015.

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wreath

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adelaidecemetery9

Noreuil cemetery 5

Noreuil cemetery 5

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theip 9

The famous Memorial to the Missing on the Somme at Thiepval.

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Rodan Ridge cemetery 4

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tynecotcemetery 046

Australian War Memorial

Australian War Memorial

The Australian National War Memorial at Villers-Bretonneaux.

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keeping the names alive

A worker makes sure the engravings on the headstones at LIJSSENTHOEK war cemetery in Belgium

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Villers-Bretonneuxmem26

Australian Memorial at VB

Australian Memorial at VB

The Australian National War Memorial at Villers-Bretonneaux.

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yprestowncentre001

The town centre of the stronghold of the allies in World War I.

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favreuil11

Cemetery at Favreuil

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theip38a

Part of the amazing monument to the missing on the Somme at Thiepval.

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Australian War Memorial 3

The Australian National War Memorial at Villers-Bretonneaux.

Adelaide Cemetery 1

Adelaide Cemetery 1

Adelaide Cemetery at Villers-Bretonneaux.

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Australian War Memorial 4

The Australian National War Memorial at Villers-Bretonneaux.

Portugals War Cemetery 1

Portugals War Cemetery 1

The Portuguese Cemetery and War memorial at Neuve-Chapelle, France.

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connaughtcemetery6

Portugals War Cemetery

Portugals War Cemetery

The Portuguese Cemetery and War memorial at Neuve-Chapelle, France

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adelaide cemetery 2

Adelaide Cemetery at Villers-Bretonneaux.

Tyne Cot Cemetery 20

Tyne Cot Cemetery 20

Peters picture

Peters picture

Picture of Peter Kolwitz, on the side of a candle holder, left at the Grieving Parents memorial in the German cemetery at Vladslo, Belgium.

Northumbrian Division Memorial 1

Northumbrian Division Memorial 1

Northumbrian Division Memorial 2

Northumbrian Division Memorial 2

Passchendaele New British Cemetery 1

Passchendaele New British Cemetery 1

Passchendaele New British Cemetery 2

Passchendaele New British Cemetery 2

Passchendaele New British Cemetery 3

Passchendaele New British Cemetery 3

Passchendaele New British Cemetery 4

Passchendaele New British Cemetery 4

Mametz Welsh memorial 02

Mametz Welsh memorial 02

18th Division Memorial Thiepval.

18th Division Memorial Thiepval.

Pozieres re-enactment 2016

Pozieres re-enactment 2016

Munster Memorial Ypres 1

Munster Memorial Ypres 1

A cross erected in memory of the men from Munster, Ireland, who served in the British army in World War I.

Munster Memorial Ypres 2

Munster Memorial Ypres 2

A cross erected in memory of the men from Munster, Ireland, who served in the British army in World War I.

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Hawthorn Ridge Cemetery No 1

Hawthorn Ridge Cemetery No.1 was made by the V Corps, who cleared the Ancre battlefields in the spring of 1917, as V Corps Cemetery No.9. There are now over 150, 1914-18 war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, nearly half are unidentified. Almost all fell on the 1st July or the 13th November 1916; a few in June and July 1918. The cemetery covers an area of 432 square metres is enclosed by a stone rubble wall