170 locations *** 700 Photos *** Full of facts and info
This is the essential smartphone app for travelling the battlefields of the Western Front of the Great War, covering 170 locations with 700 photographs. From Diksmuide in Flanders to Cantigny in the Somme, it will help guide you to some of the amazing sites of interest – from bunkers and trenches, to more major sites like the Menin Gate in Ypres or Thiepval Memorial to the Missing on the Somme. It also contains a wealth of practical and useful information for any traveller including cafés, museums, opening hours, etc
The Great War Battlefields of the Western Front is packed full of information, facts and stories of the ordinary soldier, from Victoria Cross recipients to the last fighting Tommy, Harry Patch. Stories that include the plight of the horses, to the tragedy of three brothers all killed on the same day in the same battle.
It is a great way to learn about all aspects of the Great War, and can be used whether or not you are actually on the battlefield. If you’re using the app in the local region covered by the pins, it will help you navigate to your chosen locations. If not, the app is designed and produced to give an in-depth overview of the many varied, and interesting sites, giving the remote user the feeling of being there.