DELVILLE WOOD

LONGUEVAL - SOMME - FRANCE

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On the occasion of the centenary of the Armistice, the village of Hestrud paid special tribute to seven South African soldiers, members of the South African Infantry Brigade, fallen on the 10th and 11th November 1918.

Mr. Thapedi Masanabo, Counsellor at the Embassy of South Africa and Director of the South African National Memorial at Delville Wood, represented His Excellency Mr. Molekane, Ambassador of the Republic of South Africa.

Thanks to Mr. Bernard Blondel, Deputy Mayor of Hestrude and the Association La Tenaille for their contribution and tribute.