Ypres Trips

These pages track my visits to Belgium in search of the places my great grand fathers and great uncle fought, were injured or died in during WW1.

The wonderful Ypres (Ieper) market square

L/7824 Private George Brown – East Kent Regiment (The Buffs) (Great Grandad) who was killed in action on June 7th 1915.

53655 Private Robert J Bliss – Canadian Expeditionary Force 18th Battalion “C” Company  (Great Uncle)

T/207401 Sergeant Arthur Monk – East Kent Regiment (The Buffs) & The Queens – 4th Res (Royal West Surry Regiment). (Great Grandad)

4764 / 65894 Private Thomas Alfred Coveney – East Kent Regiment (The Buffs) & North Staffs Regiment. (Great step Grandad after the death of George Brown)