Field Service

Field Service

Morlancourt, Northern France, 1920

In the aftermath of the world's bloodiest clash, a small contingent of battle-worn squaddies continues to be in France. Captain James Reid and his males are tasked with the id and burial of innumerable corpses as they arrive to phrases with the occasions of the earlier 4 years.

The stark distinction among the realities of burying males in France and the studies of honouring the useless again in Britain is all too transparent. however it is simply whilst the day-by-day regimen is interrupted through a trip from girls, either looking solace from their grief, that the boys are pressured to recognize the half they too have played.

With his trademark unerring precision, Robert Edric explores the emotional hinterland which lies at the back of the paintings performed by means of the warfare Graves fee within the wake of the 1st international battle.

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