Photos of soldiers by roadside crucifix.

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  1. Owen

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    I have an idea for a project & have been looking at photos like these of soldiers by large roadside crucifixs.
    Have you any in your collections ?
    I know the Soviets banned religion so I doubt there will be many from the East. I'm sure there would be a few in Poland .
    I'm interested to see what you find & share of similar images. Thanks.

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  2. Mr Jinks

    Mr Jinks Bit of a Cad


    Saipan ?

    (the Church with the SS on the door is in Gheel I think ? )

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  3. Guy Hudson

    Guy Hudson Looker-upper

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    141st Regiment R.A.C. (The Buffs) Noires Mottes, Sangatte, Calais 26th September 1944
    "Operation Undergo"
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  4. Robert-w

    Robert-w Well-Known Member

    Given the account of Christ's flailing by the Romans this has all sorts of echoes
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  5. Lindele

    Lindele formerly HA96

    I have a real nice one which was

    I like to add a real nice crucifix donated by the family of the killed US pilot and the villagers in Germany. They also look afterr it with fresh plants from time to time.
    But don't know how to do it.
    Can someone help or send me a PM ?
    know how to add the jpg to an E-mail.


  6. Deacs

    Deacs Well i am from Cumbria. Patron

  7. Owen

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    See this thread for instruction on how to add photos.
    Adding Images
  8. canuck

    canuck Token Colonial Patron

    All from Normandy I believe.

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