Former Cessnock resident Barry Wiseman shares his account of Anzac Day on the Western Front

Updated May 4 2018 - 1:33pm, first published 1:19pm
Pictures: Barry Wiseman

Former Cessnock resident Barry Wiseman has lived in England for more than 50 years, and still proudly calls Australia home.

Mr Wiseman visited the former Western Front battlefields in France in April to take part in this year’s Anzac Day observances, and wrote to The Advertiser to share his experience.

France and Belgium accorded Australia incredible respect on Anzac Day this year and any Australian would have been proud to be there during this period.

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