Mon, 12 Dec


Les Vardes Quarry

Creating the Memorials

As Guernsey-men lay in the field of France, the objective was to take a piece of Guernsey stone to them to mark their service and sacrifice. The Trust are indebted to Ronez Quarries for donating the stone on which the memorial was made.

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Creating the Memorials

Time & Location

12 Dec 2016, 10:00 GMT

Les Vardes Quarry, Route du Port Grat, Guernsey GY2 4TF, Guernsey

About the Event

The picture shows the selection of the piece of Guernsey diarite stone on whch the inscription was written. This together with a second part to act as the base for the memorial now stands alone in Les Rue Vertes, Masnieres, France. (Pictured are Steve Roussel of Ronez, right and Chrsi Oliver, RGLI Trust)

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