Tag Archives: Remembrance

Remembering the Great War in Bonn

Since I first started travelling to Germany 35 years ago, I have always sought out monuments to the fallen in World War 1. One memorial in particular has always struck me: that in the entryway to the main university building … Continue reading

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Re-internment of British soldiers at Loos

This past Friday, 20 English soldiers whose bodies were found in 2010 were re-interned at a British war cemetery with full honors. The ceremony looks quite moving. I have added a series of Tweets with photographs of the ceremony. Private … Continue reading

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