About

WWI in Photos is a  photo blog of our September 2014 travels through World War I’s western front. The six day trip hit all the major battles and many lesser known battles. We started with a visit to the Chemin des Dames and then proceeded south east to Verdun and the Musue-Argonne. We then traveled north west to Flanders where we explored Ypres, Vimy, Arras, Artois and the Somme. The trip was nowhere near exhaustive and in many cases we ran out of time to see a few must sees. Nevertheless, between the museums, battlefields, and cemeteries, we came away with a deeper understanding of the war.

The entries are arranged more or less chronologically. I’ve broken up most of the entries into either day log encapsulations or if a sight warrants it, its own entry.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s