The 4 MUST Visit Battlefields of WW1

PoppiesCuriosity leads us to discover more about what we ponder. This is why, for people who have always has a fascination to experience the bloody grounds of battlefields, this is your chance! Reveal the mysteries of the battlefields and pay homage to the martyred soldiers for their heroic acts by visiting the battlefields of WW1.

Below is a list of a few battlefields of WW1 that you can visit:

1.     Battlefields of Flanders, Belgium

The ground where more than 200,000 Commonwealth forces had fallen victims of the brutalities of the opponents, this was the central battleground of the British in WW1. Here you can visit places such as the Irish Peace Tower, the trenches of Sanctuary Wood and the Tyne Cot Cemetery.

2.     The Somme, France

This battlefield is stretched from the coast of Amiens and reaches its rear toward the west in Picardy. Historic places that hold stories of the deadly events that occur during WW1 include the British Mine Crater at La Boisselle, the Historical Museum at Peronne, the Newfoundland Park and the Ulster Tower.

3.     Arras, France

This battlefield is the one to the Wellington Quarries that were intricate escape tunnels used by the British during WW1. You can also visit the Arras Memorial and pay your homage to the honourable soldiers. Visit the Hill 145 Memorial and the Museum for thorough, historical enrichment.

4.     Mon, Belgium

This is where the bloodshed started, visit the Fort Leveau to avail a deeper understanding of the events that took place during the war and pay homage to the martyrs resting in the St. Symphorien Military Cemetery.

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