Opening of Bataille de Fromelles Museum

Published on February 20, 2014
  • Fromelles Australian Memorial Park

    Fromelles Australian Memorial Park

    © A.S. Flament

Opening of Bataille de Fromelles Museum 59249 FROMELLES fr

July 2014 – Nord Department

This museum will retell the story of the Battle of Fromelles (19 July 1916) known as the first intervention by Australian forces on the Western Front of the Great War. It will also show the archaeological discovery of the Bois des Faisans mass graves, in which the bodies of 250 British and Australian soldiers lost in battle were found in 2009.

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