Menin Road

I am 45 years old. I am a librarian and fanatic reader. This blog is a memorial to a world at war, 1914-1918.  I'll also add other things that interest me. I've named this blog after the Menin Road.  This is a monument to the thousands of missing  from the Ypres battle fields...

pistonwings:

Captured from https://www.pinterest.com/rusty71/dauntless/

The SBD Dauntless was Dive Bomber in WW2 that helped turn the tide of was in the Pacific theatre

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talesofwar:

Death at first breath. French soldiers in the middle of a gas attack. ww1.

talesofwar:

Death at first breath. French soldiers in the middle of a gas attack. ww1.

jasta11:

French officer and seven infantrymen holding the bank of a canal, 29 September 1914.

jasta11:

French officer and seven infantrymen holding the bank of a canal, 29 September 1914.

retiredtanker:

An M4A1 Sherman of 1st Armored Division on the road to Lucca, 10th March 1945.

retiredtanker:

An M4A1 Sherman of 1st Armored Division on the road to Lucca, 10th March 1945.

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© IWM (Q 1977) Party of the British troops resting by a wrecked building in Athies, April 1917.

© IWM (Q 1977) Party of the British troops resting by a wrecked building in Athies, April 1917.