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Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial

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Commemorative ceremony at the Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial

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The Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial in France

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Visiting the Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial in France

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Tour of Beaumont Hamel Newfoundland Memorial

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Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial

The Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial is a memorial site in France dedicated to the commemoration of Dominion of Newfoundland forces members who were killed during World War I. The 74-acre (300,000 m2) preserved battlefield park encompasses the grounds over which the Newfoundland Regiment made their unsuccessful attack on 1 July 1916 during the first day of the Battle of the Somme.
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