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From: "Colleen" <>
Subject: Re: Zeppelins
Date: Tue, 9 Aug 2005 21:31:13 +0100
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I don't suppose you have any pictures, Roger?
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From: "Roger Hailwood" <>
> The German Cemetery on Cannock Chase where the Zeppelin crash victims
> are buried is a quiet somewhat sombre place. All of the memorials are of
> black marble, very much in contrast with the memorials in the Commonwealth
> War Graves Cemeteries with their ranks of gleaming white stones. Each year
> groups of German youth come for a camp to maintain the cemetery much as
> British youth travel abroad to tend the CWG cemeteries.