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1915 Unknown English Casualty

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_Battle_of_the_Somme,_July-november_1916_Q1540.jpg

 

 

1916 English Officer Grave

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_Battle_of_the_Somme,_July-november_1916_Q7797.jpg

 

Middlebrooks Book First Day on the Somme had a map where Lewes was killed-was he probably buried  just behind the German trench? The land appears to be unmarked by trenchs?

 

1917 graves:

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_Battle_of_Arras,_April-may_1917_Q5289.jpg

 

 

 

 

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7 minutes ago, T, Fazzini said:

1915 Unknown English Casualty

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_Battle_of_the_Somme,_July-november_1916_Q1540.jpg

 

 

1916 English Officer Grave

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_Battle_of_the_Somme,_July-november_1916_Q7797.jpg

 

Middlebrooks Book First Day on the Somme had a map where Lewes was killed-was he probably buried  just behind the German trench? The land appears to be unmarked by trenchs?

 

1917 graves:

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_Battle_of_Arras,_April-may_1917_Q5289.jpg

 

 

 

 

 

Lewes was buried by the Germans, they may have buried him at some distance from where he had fallen originally.

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