Category Archives: Somme

Five Must See Somme Sites

If you have limited time to visit the Somme Battlefields, maybe just a single day, then this page lists the five must see sites that we reccomend you visit. Thiepval Memorial Thiepval is the location to the Memorial to the Missing of the Somme.  This massive memorial was unveiled in 1932 as a focal point […]

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Guillemont, Trones Wood & Area

This page covers the villages of Guillemont as well as Ginchy, Lesboeufs, Combles. It also covers Trones Wood Guillemont This village of Guillemont is situated about six and a half miles east of Albert, located on the junction of the D64 and D20 roads. Guillemont was attacked by the British in 1916 (on the 30th […]

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