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005: Summer 1982

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Steve and Nancy Binks on their Pilgrimage to visit all British and Commonwealth Graves on the Western Front

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Steve Binks will update the branch on where they have go to and the interesting facts they have discovered.  Darryl Porino will talk about Unusual & Unlucky Deaths of the First World War.  Mark McGrath will talk about a modern Great War pilgrimage.


Stand To! 1 to 116 Full Contents Listing

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Stand To! 1-116 Contents    Stand To  1 Spring 1981 Editorial Notes (Peter T. Scott) Serving members of the Western Front Association Early Days, New Paths and Acknowledgements Inaugural Meeting: John Terraine's Address. Historian John Terraine berates those who indulge in ‘purely tragic pilgrimages to the Western Front’. The Loving Care o…


21 November : ‘Returning Veterans, Pilgrimage and British War Cemeteries of the Western Front’ with Tim Godden

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‘To anyone who knew this territory as it appeared after the battle, it is fascinating to stand at a point such as Dantzig Alley Cemetery, near Mametz, and take into view a wide sweep of country’, observed Captain H.A. Taylor in a travelogue of his returns to the old Western Front throughout the 1920s. In his study of interwar battlefield tourism D…