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Friday, August 18, 2006

A Monument



This is a detail of a statue on the Embankment. Donated "To the British Nation from the Grateful People of Belgium" 1914 - 1918. For those who were unaware, formally it was the alliance with Belgium that brought the UK into the carnage that was WWI. Makes you think, maybe.

posted by Ham at 23:21 -- Comments here: 1

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Anonymous Helen said ... (12:30) : 

Then again, Germany invaded Belgium.

 

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