University of Oxford
Browse
efe21a6e13d900f2a56a875be9e37b9ff6237a77.jpg (330.18 kB)

57516: Wooden crosses bearing poppies

Download (330.18 kB)
online resource
posted on 2024-05-12, 21:25 authored by First World War Poetry Digital Archive Project Team

Wooden crosses bearing poppies left as a symbol of remembrance at the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. The Thiepval Memorial commemorates almost 73,000 soldiers who died on the Somme battlefields between July 1915 and 20th March 1918 who have no known grave.

History

Identifier

5657.jpg | CXTPROPHOTOS - 38.jpg

Subject

Casualties of War | Commemoration | Somme

Creator

Lindsay, Kate

Date

10th July 2008

Date Created

10/07/2008

Spatial

Somme

Source

Photograph

Medium

Digital image

Type

Photograph

Contributor

Kate Lindsay

Rights

The First World War Poetry Digital Archive, University of Oxford

Repository Name

The First World War Poetry Digital Archive

Repository Address

13 Banbury Road, Oxford, OX2 6NN, UK

Publisher

The First World War Poetry Digital Archive