It’s Sunday, why don’t you enjoy some relax, just like this British soldier in a conquered French village?
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Two British soldiers having a break in the ruins of what was before a farm on the Western front. This place was called “Martens Farm”. Doing some researches on the Web, I’ve found that this place was one of the objectives of the Battle of Messines (7th June 1917) (see… 11 more words
The soldier is French, but the (very deep) trench was German. The proof comes from the wooden signs which are still there. One of the top cannot unfortunately be read, but two other ones indicate there was a medical post in the surroundings and a “Stichgrb. 13 more words