Poperinge Town Hall Death Cell, Poperinge

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  • The death cell in the town hall of Poperinge is the only of its kind, as far as I have seen. There is not too much to see, but entry is free, and it is a bit chilling to realize that deserters in WWI ...  more »
  • Behind a red door just round the corner from the Town Hall is the location of the place where British soldiers were shot by firing squad at dawn. There is a post in the courtyard. Just off the courtya...  more »
  • On a Leger Battlefield tour. When told of the history of this site and you see the death cells and you realise that this small square is where 17 people were shot for desertion, it is a sobering exper...  more »

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