For our third Field Paint Project session we were looking into creating unusually shaped canvas. It was clear that the purpose of the session was to broaden our ideas as artists and look outside the box, not just to go for the expected. 384 more words
The website of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) has been developed to provide an online database for soldiers from all countries belonging either to the former British Empire or to the British Commonwealth who were killed during action in 153 countries around the world, and to search for particular cemeteries. 50 more words
Imagine a cemetery where the decor mirrors the state of the city surrounding it; imagine elegant plinths crumbling away and rusting railings guarding them. This is the reality of Cementerio Colon, a sprawling 140 acre site in the Vedado district of Havana, where the lines of graves are so long that there are actual streets carving up each section. 582 more words
Hampshire Regiment, attached 2 Battalion Devonshire Regiment. Died D-Day 6th June 1944. Aged 24.
Please visit his memorial page and consider adding your comments in his BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE at: 6 more words