In Search of a Grandfather on The Somme Battlefield

With the fast transport system, from England to France and Belgium, it is now so easy to visit the battlefields of The Western Front from World War One. Nevertheless, it is also easy to forget that so many Commonwealth Countries sent soldiers who fought there, even today it is not always easy for their relatives to travel and visit the battlefields where their forefathers could

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A Grandson Returns to The Western Front

Mike Stokes had previously visited the location in Germany where his grandfather was interned as a Prisoner Of War. But, Mike wanted to visit the area in France where he was taken prisoner and go on a battlefield tour of The Western Front.  With this in mind Mike asked us to put a bespoke battlefield tour together for him. He knew that his Grandfather was in

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Vietnam Veteran on The Western Front

Walking battlefields can be very memorable, as can the many people we meet doing so; one such person is Nick Ragland, who we recently took on a battlefield tour of France and Belgium. Nick, a retired United States Marine Corps Captain and a veteran of the Vietnam War back in the 1960s has for a long time had a great interest in World War One

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