El Alamein War Cemetery

‘He fell fighting to end wars. Let his efforts be not in vain’ An afternoon sea breeze is blowing, shaking the scant grasses that struggle up between the coarse white gravel. I am alone, and far enough from the major highway that the only sounds I hear are natural. Before me stands the Australian War Memorial, near the entrance to the El Alamein War Cemetery, glaring white in the early afternoon sun. On one side of the monument, carved into … Continue reading El Alamein War Cemetery