A Soldier Statue Is Slowly Melting in London, Marking 100 Years Since a Bloodbath Fought in Mud

Visit Flanders commemorates WWI's Battle of Passchendaele

'The Melting Soldier' commemorates 1917's horrific Battle of Passchendaele in World War I. Ogilvy Brussels

“I died in hell. They called it Passchendaele. … I fell into the bottomless mud, and lost the light.”

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