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Personal Arifacts from Fromelles

The BBC has posted a collection of poignant photographs showing some of the 6,000 personal artifacts that were recovered from WWI mass graves in Fromelles, France. More than 6,000 artefacts were recovered with the bodies of 250 Australian and British World War I soldiers at Pheasant Wood in the French village

Underage WWI soldier’s remains recovered from mass grave

The remains of 15-year-old James Gorden, a boy who lied about his age to enlist, may have been found amoungst hundreds of remains in a mass grave in Fromelles, France. Forensic archaeologist Richard Wright, an adviser to Oxford Archaeology, which is carrying out the archaeological work for the project, said telltale