Somme france

Thiepval Memorial – The Somme, France Strange today watching the Remembrance Ceremony at the Cenotaph, London that Commonwealth Countries which did not take part in World War I or II lay wreaths but the sacrifice of Irish soldiers is not represented. In World War I it is estimated of the 700,000 British military deaths 50,000 were Irish. Unlike in Britain, there was never conscription in Ireland so every Irish soldier was a volunteer.

Thiepval Memorial – The Somme, France C I it is estimated of the British military deaths were Irish. Unlike in Britain, there was never conscription in Ireland so every Irish soldier was a volunteer.

The Lochnagar Crater in Somme, France is a privately owned crater made during World War I. It was purchased by Richard Dunning in 1978 with the aim of preserving the site.

At on July 1916 the Battle of the Somme started with explosion of 17 massive 'mines' underneath enemy territory. Lochnagar was the largest of these. It remains "The largest crater ever made by man 'in anger'".

Villers-Bretonneux Memorial in France - can work it to fit with the 100th ANZAC Day?!!

Villers-Bretonneux Memorial in France - can work it to fit with the ANZAC Day?

Holiday guide to Somme, France: what to see plus the best restaurants, bars and hotels. The area of northern France known for battlefields and memorials also has pretty landscapes, unspoilt beaches and some of the country’s best cuisine – all just a short hop from the UK | The Guardian

Holiday guide to Somme, France: what to see plus the best restaurants, bars and hotels

Holiday guide to Somme, France: what to see plus the best restaurants, bars and hotels. The area of northern France known for battlefields and memorials also has pretty landscapes, unspoilt beaches and some of the country’s best cuisine – all just a short hop from the UK | The Guardian

Week-end en Baie de Somme - My Sweet Escape

Week-end en Baie de Somme

Baie de Somme, France - Plus d'infos : http://www.yellohvillage.fr/lieux_touristiques/camping_baie_de_somme

Baie de Somme, France - Plus d'infos : http://www.yellohvillage.fr/lieux_touristiques/camping_baie_de_somme

Mers Les Bains ~ Somme

Mers Les Bains, France Mers-les-Bains is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

cayeux-sur-mer france | cayeux sur mer, baie de la somme, france | Côte d'Opale.... | Pintere ...

cayeux-sur-mer france | cayeux sur mer, baie de la somme, france | Côte d'Opale.... | Pintere ...

Saint-Valéry sur Somme (France)

Saint-Valéry sur Somme (France)

The famous seal population at the Bay of the Somme, France

ZenInPicardie vacation rentals - why visit Picardie?

Thiepval Memorial & Thiepval Anglo-French Cemetery  Authuile  Somme  France  Sir Edwin L. Lutyens (1869- 1944), Principal Architect  CWGC WW1 Memorial & Cemetery

Thiepval Memorial Thiepval Anglo-French Cemetery Authuile Somme France Sir Edwin L.

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