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Stonehenge 1917-18

4th April 2021 @ 6:06am – by Edwin Hill
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Audlem and District History Society History Shorts 52 by Edwin Hill

Stonehenge 1917-18
Stonehenge has been in the news recently, so I was reminded of the visits my father made during the cold winter of 1917-1918 while he was on Salisbury Plain being trained for the Machine Gun Corps.

Here are some unedited extracts from his letters to his parents.

The first letter we have from Salisbury Plain, Sunday 2nd December 1917.

...... I can just see Stonehenge from this hut. It's looks wonderful 2 miles away on the great
sweeping downs

For the full interesting story see the file below the photo

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