Don’t for­get Field of Re­mem­brance

Buckinghamshire Advertiser - - NEWS -

A COM­MU­NITY has urged peo­ple to visit its Field of Re­mem­brance.

Amer­sham’s Field of Re­mem­brance has 320, 6ft-high crosses in the field by Shard­e­loes, near Amer­sham Cricket Club.

It was cre­ated in Au­gust to re­mem­ber those who lost their lives dur­ing the First World War.

Amer­sham Town Coun­cil of­fi­cer Steve Catanach said: “We urge res­i­dents to make a spe­cial trip to see the Field of Re­mem­brance which is a mov­ing and be­fit­ting re­minder to the 16 mil­lion peo­ple who lost their lives in the Great War. The field is look­ing great but I am amazed by the amount

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of res­i­dents that are un­aware that it ex­ists and we would like them to visit this mon­u­ment.”

Photo by Chris Berry www. buyaphoto tms.co.uk NL201410250

Vis­i­tors to the field by Shard­e­loes, Amer­sham

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