Stephen Branley's photos with the WWI

Épinonville German Military Cemetery#3

Épinonville German Military Cemetery#3
This simple cemetery contains the graves of 1,131 German soldiers....
Added on August 29, 2015

Épinonville German Military Cemetery#2

Épinonville German Military Cemetery#2
The Épinonville German War Cemetery is one of many German World War I cemeteries in the Verdun area. This cemetery is located just south of the village of Épinonville - north west of Verdun....
Added on August 29, 2015

Épinonville German Military Cemetery#1

Épinonville German Military Cemetery#1
This simple sign points directly across the road to the entrance to the cemetery....
Added on August 29, 2015

Meuse-Argonne American Military Cemetery#4

Meuse-Argonne American Military Cemetery#4
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Meuse-Argonne American Military Cemetery#2

Meuse-Argonne American Military Cemetery#2
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Meuse-Argonne American Military Cemetery#7

Meuse-Argonne American Military Cemetery#7
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Meuse-Argonne American Military Cemetery#6 - chapel

Meuse-Argonne American Military Cemetery#6 - chapel
Added on August 29, 2015

Meuse-Argonne American Military Cemetery#5

Meuse-Argonne American Military Cemetery#5
Added on August 29, 2015

Meuse-Argonne American Military Cemetery#1

Meuse-Argonne American Military Cemetery#1
My buddy Ken in the States has never seen (nor any of his relatives) the grave of his Great Uncle Ellis who died in France just over a month before the end of the WWI. On our way up country last week I dropped Janice and The Woo off at the hotel and drove…
Added on August 25, 2015

Flora - Colour#1 - Poppies

Flora - Colour#1 - Poppies
Every time I see poppies I think only of one thing; the sacrifice of our young men & women, a generation of lost souls, during two world wars and beyond

Dedicated to the memory of Ben Casey RN, & Michael 'Doc' Love RM, who were lost in the Falkland confl…
Added on August  9, 2013

Land Raider Memorial - Gress

Land Raider Memorial - Gress
This is the last of my series on the land raider memorials. The design for this site at Gress posed very different problems from the other two and required more discussion with the local committee and several amendments were made to the original design.…
Added on July  4, 2013

New British Military Cemetery, Noyon

New British Military Cemetery, Noyon
This impressive stone structure, maintained by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, is the main entrance to the New British Cemetery in Noyon, a beautiful cemetery dedicated to a generation of men lost in what was euphemistically called, The Great War'…
Added on June 27, 2013

French Military Cemetery, Noyon

French Military Cemetery, Noyon
Next to the British, and only separated by a small wall, was the French cemetery. This grave stood out from all the others. No, it's not been lightened by me and the flowers were very recent, it intrigued me.

Once I got home I had a go at digging around…
Added on June 27, 2013