Premiere Classe Douai Cuincy
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... among the graves.
Dernacourt, Jeancourt, Grevilles. Each cemetery has its own register, for those buried and those whose names are inscribed on the memorial. We recorded our visit and the soldier searched for on Lyn's behalf. Initially I was doing a friend a favour and out of curiosity, but it soon became personal to locate each and every one.
... We found the village but could not see the usual green and white sign for a military cemetery.
We were just retracing our steps when Rob spotted the big white cross in the distance. We made our way there and 2 vans of gardeners from CWWGC were just leaving.
We found the grave and discovered ...
... 8217;s Grt, grt, grt Uncle William had been a stretcher bearer in the NZ regiment that saved the town. We walked around and found the memorial to the NZers who had distracted the Germans by creating lots of smoke and they launched a surprise attack by climbing up a ladder they constructed to get them up the wall. It was a hot day and everyone was tired.
We spent the afternoon in a big shopping mall buying some new clothes!
... the day walking amongst the Christmas Markets, visiting the sights of the city (Cathedral, Fort, Man Square) and going shopping. Having gone to France on a simple day trip it really became noticeable just how different France is to England, despite it being just an hour's ferry away! And don't even get me started on the stinky cheese! My clothes stank of it all day!
... centenary of the start of WW1 and asked if I would send them copies of Ernest’s diary for their exhibition. I’m not sure we will attend again then but we may go in 2016 for the centenary of the battle as a few special events are planned as well.
It is lovely to think that the village still remembers these men and the sacrifice they made which helped to protect not just this village but the whole of France from the German ...