Belgium - Ypres Salient WW1 (Ieper) - 2009 - kiwirallyfan

Caterpillar Mine crater within Battle Wood next to Hill 60. This was blown by the British under the German lines on 7th June 1917 as part of the attack on Messines Ridge. It contains over 60 feet (20 metres) of water and is the grave of at least 600 Germans.

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