Haunting photographs of battlefields as they look today

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Haunting photographs of battlefields as they look today

Battlefields
To mark Remembrance Day, take a tour of the world’s most famous battlefields as they look today.

The Battle of the Somme (July 1 – November 18, 1916).

Almost 20,000 British troops were killed on the first day, and over the course of the five-month conflict there were a staggering 794,238 Allied casualties and 537,918 German.

The Battle of the Somme, as it happened on July 1, 1916

The town that lost 303 men in one day


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