"In Flanders Fields" a war poem, written during the The Great War by Canadian physician, Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae.

"In Flanders Fields" a poem by Canadian Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae, was inspired by the death of a friend during the Second Battle of Ypres. The reason Veteran's Day is assocated with poppies.

Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day: Lest we forget

Photo of poppies

History behind "In Flanders Fields" / "Au champ d'honneur" and the poppies (les coquelicots)

New Northumberland poster

(A Remembrance Sunday service of worship for all ages,at the Brecon Presbyterian church)