Retreat From Monns

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Day One
Depart Pick up points for Hull

 

Day Two
Ypres town cemetery - Set the scene
First Battle of Ypres - Gheluvelt
Lunch at Hooge crater museum and cafe
Tynne Cot cemetery
Passchendaele Museum
Brandhoek cemetery and the story of Captain Noel Chavasse RAMC, double VC

 

Day Three
Mons Tour Day:
Cpl Thomas and the first shot.
Memorial to 4th Royal Dragoons and 116 Bde Canadians. First and last shot.
Nimy Railway Bridge and first 2 VC's of WW1 (Dease and Godley)
Local memorial to executed civilians
Lunch in Mons
Memorial to George Lawrence Price (Last British Army soldier to be KIA in WW1)
St Symphorien Cemetery and Battle of Mons German Memorial
Mons Communal Cemetery
Mons town centre and museum (if open)

 

Day Four
Plugstreet memorial to the missing
Prowsepoint cemetery and Christmas true site
Lunch at Hooge crater
Free time in Ypres
Return to Zeebrugge

 

Day Five
Depart Hull for drop off points

(Itinerary subject to change)

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