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Down from the Devonshires.

In the valley adjacent the side of the road, is this well-tended cemetery full of Gordon... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gordon R S
,
Oxford, United Kingdom
Very Different

A small but different Cemetery in honour of the Gordon Highlanders, all of who were killed nearby... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Howlo
,
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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3 weeks ago
“Very Different”
3 weeks ago
“Down from the Devonshires.”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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D938, Mametz, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the valley adjacent the side of the road, is this well-tended cemetery full of Gordon Highlanders mown down, apparently, by a solitary German machine gun.

Thank Gordon R S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small but different Cemetery in honour of the Gordon Highlanders, all of who were killed nearby. Well laid out and very worthy of their bravery.

Thank Howlo
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

within the newfoundland memorial park, its on the path around the park. and a tribute to those who fell. and a tribute to the commonwealth war graves commission who does a fantastic job looking after all the cemeteries world wide not just on the Somme.

Thank Kwieca
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Reviewed 9 April 2016

This small cemetery just off the D938 contains the bodies of a number of soldiers from the Gordon Highlanders who were killed in action on 1 July 1916 and were buried near where they fell in a battlefield trench. As the exact location of the...More

Thank Ken S
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Reviewed 3 April 2016

This small cemetery contains 99 officers and men of the 2nd Gordon Highlanders, who were killed on 1 July 1916. They were buried together in their support trench. There are so many cemeteries in the area, but this one is intimate. A must for those...More

Thank FiShep
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