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|Object type||Black & white - Glass original postcard negative|
|Place made||France: Picardie, Somme, Vignacourt|
|Date made||c 17 November 1918|
|Description||A group of civilians, mostly French women, walk down the street in Vignacourt, possibly on their way to the cemetery for a commemoration and handover ceremony held by the Mayor of Vignacourt. During the ceremony, the care of the soldier's graves was handed over to the local children.|
From the Thuillier collection of glass plate negatives. Taken by Louis and Antoinette Thuillier in Vignacourt, France during the period 1916 to 1918.