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Wellington Tunnels Arras

 
 
Wellinton tunnels; also known as Wellington Quarry were one of the most secret places in military history. They were dug in secret by New Zealand miners. 24,000 British soldiers hid there to launch a surprise attack on the Germans at The Battle of Arras on the 9th April 1917.<br />
Photo shows No 10 Exit.

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  • Location:

    Arras France
  • File name:

    No 10 Exit Wellington Tunnels Arras.jpg
  • Created on:

    31 Mar 2017
  • Dimensions:

    5616x3744
  • Filesize:

    16.8MB
    (larger file size available upon request)

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Wellinton tunnels; also known as Wellington Quarry were one of the most secret places in military history. They were dug in secret by New Zealand miners. 24,000 British soldiers hid there to launch a surprise attack on the Germans at The Battle of Arras on the 9th April 1917.
Photo shows No 10 Exit.
 
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