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Menin Gate

The Menin Gate in the rebuilt town of Ypres, Belgium is built to honor all those Imperial British troops...

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Memorial to French Troops at Ypres

The small bronze plaque commemorates those French troops who gave their lives in the fighting in the...

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St George’s Memorial Church

This memorial church was built by Sir Reginal Blomfield (1927-29) and dedicated by General Plumer. The...

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Saint Charles de Potyze French Cemetery

This French cemetery honors the 4000 French soldiers who died fighting in the Ypres Salient in Belgium...

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Polygon Wood Cemetery

This small cemetery was begun in 1917 during the fierce fighting to retake this ground and the adjacent...

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Australian 5th Memorial and Butte New British Cemetery

On the small butte stands the majestic obelisk memorial for the Australian 5th Division who fought so...

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Ayette World War I Memorial

This striking memorial to those from Ayette who lost their lives in World War I is topped by a French...

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Owl Trench Cemetery

This small cemetery in the French countryside contains the graves of 53 World War I soldiers who died...

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Rossignol Wood Cemetery

This small cemetery was started in 1917 during the fighting and contains 41 Commonwealth graves – many...

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Serre-Hébuterne WWI Cemetery

Serre-Hébuterne military cemetery was created between 1919 and 1923. It contains the graves and remains...

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Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Memorial

This Celtic cross honors the men of the 8th Argyllshire Battalion, Princess Louise's Argyll &...

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Auchonvillers World War I Memorial

This local memorial honors those from the village of Auchovillers, both civilian and military, who died...

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