The village will commemorate on Saturday, November 25th, the centennial of the Bataille of Bourlon.
At 2 p.m.: at Bourlon wood, official opening of two interpretive panels
Tribute to Lt HW Windeler Panel by the Windeler family
Tribute to Grenadiers Guards by an officer from the regiment
At 4 p.m: rue du Marais (official opening of a interpretive panel)
Bourlon Wood Battle
Tribute to the Tank Corps
5 p.m.: rue du chemin vert (official opening of a interpretive panel)
Tribute to the soldier J. Himmelreich by the Himmelreich family
From 24 through 27 november: exhibit in "Salle Polyvalente".
9 a.m. - noon and 2 p.m. 6 p.m.
Material: tankers, german emergency center, british stretchers bearers , life in the trenches
Postcards and miscellaneous documents
Children works: Victor Hugo School, Saint Joseph School and College
Walking tour "Around Bourlon"
Free access - Departure from the city hall
On the footprints of the Great War in Bourlon
City Hall: 03 27 82 50 43
In partnership with the following associations:
Mémoire et Patrimoine
Histoire et Collection
Crayons et Pinceaux
Chorale "La Clé des chants"
Anciens Combattants de Bourlon
Gardes d'Honneur de Lorette