battlefields

WW1 Poets

1st-4th October, 2018. See places and battlefields where the great WW1 poets – SASSOON (pictured), GRAVES, BLUNDEN, ROSENBERG and OWEN fought, and where some were killed, like Owen at Ors.

Dieppe and the Battle of Normandy

5th-8th November, 2018. Starting with a short tour of the disastrous 1942 DIEPPE RAID, of terrible memory to Canada, we go on to look at the 1944 closing of the Falaise Gap and the battles south of Caen in Normandy, including the spot where tank ace Michael Wittmann (above) was killed, and where Rommel was shot […]