Lone tree

The home of the Lonsdale Battalion and the Border Regiment in the First World War
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The Lone tree was aptly named for a solitary tree that stood in No Man's land near Loos for almost twelve months whilst continually exposed to continuous fire during that time.[1]

References / notes[edit]

  1. Edward Fraser and John Gibbons (1925). Soldier and Sailor Words and Phrases. Routledge, London p.146.

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