BEF Memorial

  • Description

    Memorial to the British Expeditionary Force, 1914. St Thomas's Church, Newcastle upon Tyne. The Latin text reads 'Non sibi sed patriae', which I think means something like 'Not for themselves, but for their country'. The English text below is 'The Response 1914'. Led by the little drummer boy, I suspect they had no notion of the Hell on Earth that they were about to enter.
  • Owner

    Alun J. Carr
  • Source

    Flickr (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs License
  • Further information

    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years, 4 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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