Belgium’s Hill 60.
A fascinating battle ground of World War I.
I have often heard stories of soldiers from
the opposing forces having a chat across no-man’s land
At Hill 60 front lines were within a few metres of each other.
The reverse view.
From memory it is not a natural hill.
It was created by earth removal works
when the railway line
(mentioned in Wikipedia)
Hill 60 is a World War I battlefield
memorial site and park
in the Zwarteleen area of Zillebeke
south of Ypres, Belgium.
It is located about 4.6 kilometres (2.9 mi)
from the centre of Ypres and
directly on the railway line to Comines.
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