Thanks to the photographer from the Mirror, Armentieres
will always have this memory."
He is buried in the Ration Farm Military Cemetery at La Chapelled'Armentieres
Very nearly opposite the entrance of the communication trench was a solitary house which an elderly Frenchman from Armentieres
had taken possession of, and he was soon selling beer and ving blong and doing a roaring trade; many a day if we had any money we would slip down the communication trench with rum jars, pretending we were going for water.
"On one of them, the censor has blacked out the word Armentieres
He finished five lengths ahead of Ambition Royal, with Armentieres
a further two and a half lengths back in third.
A manufacturer of tack rags for wovens and nonwovens, Gekatex S.A., La Chapelle d' Armentieres
, France, can impregnate, cut and fold nonwovens to consumer specifications.
I was further gulfed by the real or exaggerated recollections of GIs and their doughboy fathers of compliant French women--the eternal Mademoiselle from Armentieres
In January 1915, O'Leary won his VC as a lance-corporal when he wiped out a couple of annoying German machine-gun posts by well-aimed rifle fire when he advanced alone over no-man's-land at Cuinchy, not far from Armentieres
where the famous "mademoiselle" lived.
Byline: TOM PARRY Special Correspondent in Armentieres
GOING through Armentieres
that night some of the French women were standing in the doors spitting and shouting at us: "You no bon, you English soldiers, you boko kamerade Allemenge."
Rank: Private Regiment: Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) Age: 25 Date of death: 11-3-1918 Buried at: Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres
GC Parker Son of George and Elizabeth Parker; husband of Sarah Ann Parker, of 63, Kent Street, Grangetown, Cardiff.
The nearest station to Erquinghem- Lys is Armentieres
which is a short 20 minutes train ride from Lille Flanders station.