In the news again

As the Somme’s centenary year reached its focal point on Remembrance Day, we were glad to see stories uncovered by our project volunteers Mary Pitt and Bill Lawrence commemorated in Chris Lloyd’s November 6th article from the Northern Echo Weekend Memories Section . The article, focusing on two soldiers buried at Butte de Warlencourt, makes for fascinating reading and is a fitting tribute to Corporal Pitt and Private Tortoise.

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