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Memorial 5th Australian Division Zonnebeke

This memorial commemorates the reconquest of Polygon Wood by the 5th Australian Division, on 27 September 1917. Since 3 May 1915 the Germans had held the forest.

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  • Text: Fedor de Vries
  • Photos: Luc Van Waeyenberge