An exceptional discovery was made in Zonnebeke.near Ypres, on the former battlefields of the Great War. After 89 years the remains of 5 Australian soldiers were recovered.
The excavation was emotional and overwhelming and the identification process unveiled an extraordinary story of two brothers, Jim & John Hunter....
They enlisted in "'The Great Adventure", travelled so far to fight on
Flanders Fields, side by side, John was killed and carefully buried by his brother Jim on a scarred battlefield.
Jim returned to look for his brothers grave site but was unable to find him, because the landscape had changed so much in such a short time, due to the heavy bombardment in that area..
The revelation of this mystery and the message given by the brothers eventually lead to the realisation of this project.
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