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- Free parking
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- Pets allowed
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A desperately needed haircut. The hairdresser didn't speak any english, so pantomime and pointing saved the day. Attended on the spot plus she resisted giving me a brush cut that other hairdressers have found necessary, so left with a smile.
Have a list of names and locations for Lyn's soldiers, so zig-zagging across the countryside to find them. Everywhere you go ...
Rained all night and looks like it wouldn't change during the day. First stop was the Newfoundland Park at Beaumont Hamel where I took a self guided tour around the battle site. Then stumbled on the NZ Memorial at Longueval before getting to Deville Wood where the South Africans have their memorial & museum. Then back to ...
Busy day with 15 cemeteries to visit so off and cracking...... Into Peronne Cemetery for VC - 1 then at Bancourt Cemetery found VC - 2, the Vaulx Hill Cemetery for VC - 3. Then Queant Road Cemetery I found VC - 4, then at Moeuvres Cemetery VC - 5, then Hermes Hill Cemetery for VC - 6, across the road at Hermes Cemetery for VC - 7. At Unicorn Cemetery was VC - 8 and Bellicourt was VC - 9. Seeing I only had 3 to look at it was that kind of ...
... feeling of sadness gratitude and respect. The cemetery is simple,understated, dignified & immaculately maintained we felt we owed it to the dead men to resolve to make the most of our own lives. These places can have a profound effect. First night in our camper van tonight, after pizza, cheap plonk & violet sweets. Had a stroll around the site's lake-lots of mozzies & pet goats who could maybe smell pizza on us. They should buy their ...
... that this war would be fought by the cavalry and close, hand-to-hand combat, thus outfitting French soldiers with trumpets to announce the charge and large swords for fighting. To add to this, they even wore metal breastplates, like in the medieval days to shield against bullets.
The following room displayed some of the weapons of the war – grenades, machine guns, mines, etc. Interestingly enough, it also highlighted ...