Links: Worldwar 1

Commonwealth War graves Commission

Established by Royal Charter in 1917, the Commonwealth War Graves Commission pays tribute to the 1,700,000 men and women of the Commonwealth forces who died in the two world wars. It is a non-profit-making organisation that was founded by Sir Fabian Ware

All info about war cassualty

website: www.cwgc.org


In Flanders Fields museum Yper

Flanders has many museums remembering the times of the Great War. Instructive, objective and often poignant, they render an accurate picture of the magnitude and harshness of the battles. This museum offers an insight in how life was at and behind the trenches and offers detailed historic facts and statistics. Opening hours vary by season.

website: www.inflandersfields.be


Talbot House : Museum in Poperinge, Flanders Belgium

An excellent complement to the whole experience of coming to Flanders and trying to conceive the experiences of the soldiers.

On the 11th December, 1915, in the centre of this lively town, Chaplain Philip Clayton opened a "soldiers’ house". The large home of the Coevoet family was transformed into "Every Man’s Club", where all soldiers were welcome, regardless of rank.

website: www.talbothouse.be


Great WW 1 website

This interactive website gives you the opportunity to learn more about World War I in the Westhoek. The central database comprehends all monuments, sites, locations, cemeteries, etc. in the Westhoek.

website: www.wo1.be


THE IJZERTOWER : Museum Diksmuide

NEW !!!
Under barracks roof !
Walking under water !
Virtual museum !
MUD....
Life at the front, UNDER the ground.

website: www.ijzertoren.org


Last Post
The Last Post , every day of the year sinds 1928.

website: www.lastpost.be


Passchendaele Memorial Museum

The story of the breakthrough and the ultimate dugout experience.

Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917.

www.passchendaele.be

website: www.passchendaele.be


Somme 1916

Visit Thiepval and Peronne , Albert.The battle of the Somme.

1916.The Historial.Museum of the Great War.

 

website: www.historial.org


Verdun Memorial 1916-2016
Verdun, February 21st 1916-2016. Brand new museum, gorgeous.

website: www.memorial-verdun.fr


Long Max. Museum
WW 1 Lang Max. Too see !!

website: www.langemaxmuseum.be


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