Containing the names of officers and men missing with no known grave in the South Salient. A beautiful memorial flanked by cemeteries and the infamous "Plugstreet" wood. Also the site of a monthly Last Post ceremony
The Menin Gate Ypres contains the names of nearly 55000 British and Commonwealth soldiers who have no identified grave in the Ypres Salient. The last post ceremony is held underneath the Menin Gate every night at 8.00pm
Your tour guide Roger Steward describing the history of Langemark German cemetery,the final resting place of over 44,000 German Soldiers.
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I am a well established, reputable British tour guide living in the Ypres Salient. Using my extensive local knowledge i am able to offer truly exceptional experiences to those who wish to learn of the terrible events here in the Great War, giving you the opportunity to remember those men and women of all nationalities who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom over 100 years ago.
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