Day: June 1, 2021

The #GurkhaMemorial on the Ypres ramparts faces the Menin Gate. It commemorates the hundreds of Gurkha soldiers from #Nepal who fought and died in #Ypres during #ww1. Photo: @thatfriendzoneguy, taken in2019, shared with permission of @TheWFA #flandersfields pic.twitter.com/Ad5hjJ4zbk — Flanders Fields (@FlandersWW1) June 1, 2021 RT @FlandersWW1: The #GurkhaMemorial on the Ypres ramparts faces the […]
A powerful, personal and intricate narrative that carries intellectual weight. Tonie and Valmai Holt at their best > https://t.co/JhPIZ48zfk pic.twitter.com/ItWukY9D0N — Western Front Association (@TheWFA) June 1, 2021 RT @TheWFA: A powerful, personal and intricate narrative that carries intellectual weight. Tonie and Valmai Holt at their best > https://t.…
This Project
Charting the daily events of World War One, this history project aims to provide a bite-sized and engaging way to follow the events of 100 years ago. Using a variety of sources, I aim to refer to the main events of the war on the centenary of their occurrence. However, it's not just about the main events, I have also taken time to research lesser known events in order to help the reader to feel engaged with the scope of the war.