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Help requested!


Help requested!

11 August 2022

Can anybody please help?

Shown here is a picture of German cavalry entering a farm during WW1. The farm apparently is in the region of Sailly Saillisel on the Somme battlefields.

A plea if we may in that does anybody have any idea where exactly this farm is located. It would be great to visit it to get a current photo so we can produce a nice then and now photo comparison.

If you have any thoughts, we would be delighted to hear from you. The email address is

Thanks for reading this!