August 7, 2009

More photos: Marfaux cemetery

Filed under: Pictures, War — Tags: — ubikcan @ 8:14 am

The Marne and Ardenne were the site of much fighting during the Great War, and today the physical reminders on the landscape are common. Driving down a country road don’t be surprised if you come across a cemetery to the war (less often WWII) like this British one near Marfaux.

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Some of the graves were undergoing repair. They placed temporary markers to show who is buried there.


Next to this section of the cemetery is the German one, which had noticeably plainer grave markers.


It was a quiet place.



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