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#126 Lou Bougias

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Posted 21 December 2010 - 10:53 AM

I am begining to think that the government does not want to search.
Because they are afraid of what they may find.

#127 taylormade

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    Pte 5746 William Meginess KIA 11.4.1917 Bullecourt buried Cabaret Rouge Cem. Souchez, France.

Posted 10 February 2011 - 02:41 AM

Hi Lou

Any more news on the dig, where are we at in convincing the Govenment???
Is there anything I can do to help ??? or any of us ???

Cheers
Sharon

#128 Lou Bougias

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Posted 10 February 2011 - 02:44 AM

Hi Lou

Any more news on the dig, where are we at in convincing the Govenment???
Is there anything I can do to help ??? or any of us ???

Cheers
Sharon


There is no dig.
And at the moment things are ok.
Thank you.

#129 Lou Bougias

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Posted 11 February 2011 - 01:06 AM

Yes,
thats exactly what Lambis and Maria were saying!
Oh, and His Grace, Carl the Duke of Wurrtemberg too!

#130 taylormade

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Posted 02 March 2011 - 03:24 AM

Yes,
thats exactly what Lambis and Maria were saying!
Oh, and His Grace, Carl the Duke of Wurrtemberg too!



Please explain !!!!

#131 Lou Bougias

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Posted 02 March 2011 - 03:57 AM

No,
If you cant understand it you never will!



#132 taylormade

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    Pte 5746 William Meginess KIA 11.4.1917 Bullecourt buried Cabaret Rouge Cem. Souchez, France.

Posted 02 March 2011 - 05:55 AM

SORRY Just asking !!!

#133 Lou Bougias

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Posted 02 March 2011 - 06:57 AM

Its ok!!

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Posted 02 March 2011 - 10:40 AM

The more people interested in this the better and Sharon has even offered her help. :thumbsup:

If you read back in the thread Sharon I think you will find that Lou is referring to the German division facing the Australians - the 27th Württemberg Division. He refers to German archive/war diaries in Stuttgart which were under the keeping of Prince Carl of Württemberg.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl,_Duke_of_Württemberg

Rgds

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#135 Lou Bougias

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Posted 02 March 2011 - 11:01 AM

Actually Tim,
His Grace's ancestor gave all the files to the ......
but we'll leave that for Brian Manns

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Posted 02 March 2011 - 11:09 AM

Cheers mate...edited appropriately.

Thats interesting...so are you saying the right people are on the case...or were?

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#137 Lou Bougias

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Posted 02 March 2011 - 11:19 AM

The right people will be involved the minute you and our friend are standing on the sites with Baldrick, a mobile phone a tv camera etc etc etc

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Posted 02 March 2011 - 11:31 AM

At least someone has them...thats a good start.

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Posted 02 March 2011 - 12:58 PM

The postings on this thread become more and more surreal by the day.

Yours in bewilderment

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Posted 02 March 2011 - 01:00 PM

Mel, just this thread?

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#141 Lou Bougias

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Posted 02 March 2011 - 01:00 PM

I was thinking the same thing myself!

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Posted 02 March 2011 - 10:02 PM

Maybe this is a job for Ross Coulthard?

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Nah.More a job for Moise Dilly.

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Posted 03 March 2011 - 03:01 PM

Okay, I have read this thread twice now and still can't quite understand where any of this is going. Is there a page missing or something?

Can someone explain these rather cryptic references here? I am not interested in the conspiracy theory that seems to lurk about some posts. My question is this. Am I correct in concluding that nothing of any material significance has occurred with respect to whether an excavation will take place?

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Posted 03 March 2011 - 03:21 PM

That's pretty much my understanding Connor. Any excavation works are a long way away with plenty of research yet to be done.

Cheers,
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Posted 03 March 2011 - 03:32 PM

Hi Auimfo, Thanks!

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Posted 03 March 2011 - 10:18 PM

Auimfo is correct.

The possibility of any mass grave excavation/s are a long way off.

They are out there, but exactly where?

As Tim says, research continues in a quiet and very thorough manner.

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Posted 04 March 2011 - 03:05 AM

That's pretty much my understanding Connor. Any excavation works are a long way away with plenty of research yet to be done.

Cheers,
Tim L.


The voice of reason.

Thank you Tim

#148 taylormade

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Posted 30 August 2011 - 03:48 AM

RE:
The Quest to Recover the Diggers of We Left Behind

A Hugh big THANKYOU Tim and all your team for finding those men from WW1. I am sure that these men are looking forward to a decent burial and are smiling down upon you. It just goes to prove that there are more out there. To borrow a saying (You don't have to know what you're looking for, you just have to look). Keep up the good work TEAM.
Thanks again Tim, keep on the toes of those Heads of Government.
Purhaps we can still look at the Battle of Bullecourt???????

Read all about it:
http://www.brisbanet...0826-1jev4.html