Some images from our trip to the Battlefields.
Point 110 New Cemetery, Fricourt
Former Hindeburg Line, Montecouvez
38th (Welsh) Division Memorial, Mametz Wood
Delville Wood, which earned the grim nickname ‘Devils Wood’. Scene of some of the most brutal fighting of WW1. The wood still contains many hundreds of Allied and German bodies.
Unfired British .303 rifle round, near Mametz wood
Thiepval. Some of the 72,000 names of the British and South African missing of the Somme.
The Thiepval Memorial to the British and South African missing of The Somme.
Base of a shrapnel shell, found at Grandcourt.
The Sunken Lane, Beaumont Hamel. Here, Geoffrey Malins filmed the Lancashire Fusiliers waiting to go ‘over the top’ on the first day of the Battle Of The Somme.
‘Iron Harvest’ near Sheffield Park
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