Victoria Cross : the heroes’ trail

The heroes’ trail runs from the battlefields in Nord-Pas-de-Calais through the Somme to the Chemin des Dames. It consists of six routes, which take you to the scene of the major battles involving British forces from 1914 until 1918.

victoria cross parcours heros

A mobile application has been created allowing visitors to find out more about 50 brave British soldiers who left their mark on the history of the Great War.

These men all received the most prestigious military decoration of the Army of the Commonwealth and previous British Empire territories (Scots, Irish, Canadians, Australians and New Zealanders): the Victoria Cross.

Victoria Cross on Appstore

Victoria Cross on Google Play Store