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# 12 - Pozières 1916 - L'église

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Hidden : 08/27/2015
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

Cette série de caches va vous emmener sur les traces des soldats de la « Grande Guerre »,notamment des Autraliens qui ont péri nombreux dans ce village,

Cette balade fait environ 7 kms mais peut être scindée en 2 parties...


Le premier engagement d'envergure des troupes australiennes eut lieu à Pozières en 1916

Les églises étaient souvent détruites car elles étaient un repère idéal pour le réglage des tirs d'artillerie adverses

En 2009 le fils d'un soldat australien Walter Henri Belbin (3rd Field Company Engineers) a restituté 90 ans aprés un crucifix trouvé par son père dans les ruines de l'église


The church

the first engagemnt from size of Australian troops took place in Poziere in 1916

Churches were often destroyed because they were an ideal benchmark for setting the enemy artillery fire
 
In 2009 the son of an Australian soldier Walter Henry Belbin (3rd Field Company Engineers) has Restitute 90 years after a crucifix found by his father in the church ruins

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

N égé zntaégvdhr

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
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N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



 

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