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The Black Watch, Ieper (Ypres)
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  • a monument that what later was posted. read for the visit what about the origins and history of the Black Watch
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  • Monument linked to the "Black Watch Corner" where the German tropics created on 11-11-1914. The image is a life-size Highlander. Black Watch was the main regiment of the Highland Brigade. The name comes from the regiment comes from the dark kilt that the men wear and their role as watchmen over the Scottish Highlands. Often you can find here a Piper who plays songs in memory of the fallen.
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  • This part of Belgium has more than its fair share of memorials but this one is very modern and well worth a visit. It is a little bit off the main road but with the aid of a good Sat Nav you should fi...  more »
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  • beautiful monument to the fallen in World War I in the Westhoek.
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