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".
"In Flanders Fields" is a war poem written during the First World War by Canadian physician and Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae. He was inspired to write it on May after his friend and fellow soldier Alexis Helmer died in the Second Battle of Ypres.
Anniversary of Battle of Passchendaele, Ypes, Belgium, July 2017 - The Duchess of Cambridge arrived wearing a white Alexander McQueen coat-dress
"L | Attends a ceremony to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele in Ypres, Belgium" by louiseblackwell ❤ liked on Polyvore featuring Radcliffe, Hobbs, Beulah, Tara and Manolo Blahnik