Ploegsteert Wood

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General Area of the British Offensive at Ypres, 1917. Ploegsteert Wood can be seen in the south-west corner. Courtesy Ballarat Heritage Services Picture Collection

The 1st Tunnelling Company were also responsible for constructing a large dugout to accommodate men called The Catacombs beneath Hill 63 in Ploegsteert Wood.[1]


Also See

1st Tunnelling Company

Maps

External Links

http://www.onserfdeel.be/en/blogs/detail/a-forgotten-front-of-the-great-war-1-the-intolerably-nameless-names-of-plugstreet
  1. Finlayson, Damien, Crumps and Camophlets, Big Sky Publishing, N.S.W., p. 42.