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A walk in the wood - The Somme
On 1st July 1916, the bloodiest battle of WW1 took place on The Somme. 19,240 men were killed in that first day of battle alone. Now you can retrace their steps as we explore the Somme walking through Thiepval Wood with the Somme Association. Also visiting Hawthorn Crater, Sunken Lane and the Ulster Tower. First, we visit the