In this episode, we go ‘off the beaten track’ at Vimy Ridge and look at two unusual cemeteries on the battlefield here – Lichfield and Zivy Crater Cemeteries – where the Canadians buried their dead in some old mine craters in April 1917.
WW1 Trench Map
Made using the superb Great War Linesman mapping software.
The IGN website for maps and historic air photos can be found here: IGN.fr
Thanks to Stephen Kerr for the aerial photo of Zivy Crater.