Edwina, her husband Bob and son Robert at Knightsbridge cemetery where her Uncles uncle fell in battle on The first day of the battle of the Somme July 1st 1916.
The grave of Laurence Joseph Fewer a member of the Newfoundland regiment and the relative of Edwina
Private L.J. Fewer
The Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial was officially dedicated on June 7, 1925, by Field-Marshal Earl Douglas Haig, Commander of the British Expeditionary Force during the Battle of the Somme.
The memorial today. The Caribou statue looks out over the fields near Beaumont Hamel where the Newfoundland regiment was decimated on the first day of the battle.
Preserved trenches on the battelfield where the Newfoundlanders suffered 90% casualties on the first day.
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