Marupt Marne 1914

Maurupt Marne 1914

Country : France

Commune : A small town (Heiltz-le-Maurupt) is within the Champagne-Ardenne region; it is in the Marne department.

Co-ordinates: 48o 47' 35.92" N 04o 48' 47.45" E

A stunning little Flames, made so by being able to see the repaired damage to both the church and the wall. It struck me how accurate the artist was on putting together the Flames postcard. Most impressive...

I decided to use this as the front cover of my book - "Fighting the Flames"; particularly as the locals were not interested in their church or its history, so it seemed, when I showed them the original postcard....