arras

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a wall hanging of heavy handwoven fabric with pictorial designs

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REMEMBERED: Bob Irish's granddad Douglas Scott, Douglas's grave in Arras, France, and a treasured photo of his family; ON THE HUNT: Bob Irish, from Low Fell, is trying to trace a long-lost war memorial plaque PICTURE: MIKE URWIN www.
I have just spent a few days in Arras, France, where there are many Commonwealth War Graves to commemorate the death of soldiers in the First World War.
Born in Arras, France, Caroline trained at the Paris Opera School before joining the English National Ballet in September, 1996, at the age of 18.
Your readers may recall that several weeks ago, during excavations for a new building development at Arras, France, the remains of twenty-three First World War members of the 10th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment were discovered.
has selected the new QAD and IBM PowerSystem(TM) enterprise solution to support its growth through a new production facility in Arras, France.
Tragically, he was one of thousands of military men to lose their lives in the Battle of Arras, France.
Private Sykes, of the Northumberland Fusiliers, was 32 and serving in Arras, France, on April 19, 1917 when his battalion came under intense fire and suffered many casualties.
Cecil Roughton, 17, was in the trenches in Arras, France, in 1916 when he picked the oldest known First World War poppy.