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Fields of Battle - Vimy

Vimy Ridge Canadian National Memorial
On the opening day of the Battle of Arras, 9 April 1917, the four divisions of the Canadian Corps, fighting side by side for the first time, scored a huge tactical victory in the capture of the 60 metre high Vimy Ridge. After the war, the highest point of the ridge was chosen as the site of the great memorial to all Canadians who served their country in battle during the First World War, and particularly to the 60, 000 who gave their lives in France. It also bears the names of 11, 285 Canadian servicemen who died in France - many of them in the fight for Vimy Ridge - who have no known grave. The memorial was designed by W S Allward.
No. of Identified Casualties: 11169

© Mike St. Maur Sheil / westernfrontphotography.com

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Sgt. Alvin C York, Medal of Honour - Argonne

Sgt. Alvin York: Medal of Honour
On Oct 8th 1918 2/Batt 328/Infantry was ordered to attack west from Ch-Ch towards a railway which was suppling the German forces encircling elements of 308/Infantry of 77/Division - the 'Lost Battalion' - near Binarville.
Cpl. Alvin York managed to penetrate the German lines to the south of his units line of advance where he came under fire from a machine gun: York returned fire with his rifle and when charged by a group of Germans proceeded to shoot them with his.45 Colt automatic. In all he killed 21 men and then with the remnants of his squad took 132 Germans as prisoner and it was for this feat he received the Medal of Honour.
Today the location of his exploit is hotly contested but this shot is taken in the woods near Chaetl Chehery and is typical of the terrain where York performed his amazing feat of arms.

© Mike St. Maur Sheil / westernfrontphotography.com

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2014 - Fields of Battle - Cambrai

Flesquieres. Battle of Cambrai Nov 20th 1917 was the first major tank battle with over 400 tanks taking part. At first the attack was succesful but the German coun ter-attack reduced the initial gains to almost nil,
This shot is looking from a German bunker on the Flequieres Ridge towards the woods of Havrincourt. The 51st [ Highland ] Division attacked up this sunken road supported by tanks.
Five of those tanks were knocked out in this approximate area by a single German ant-tank gunner but others including D54 "Deborah" managed to enter the village at the top of this lane.
"Deborah" is now preserved in the vallage thanks to the efforts of Phillipe Gorczyinski

© Mike St. Maur Sheil / westernfrontphotography.com