Adieu Adieu ! thy plaintive anthem fades.

Past the near meadows over the still stream,

up the hill-side ; and now ’tis buried deep

in the next valley glades :

Was it a vision, or a waking dream?

Fled is that music:…do I wake or sleep ?

Ode to a nightingale by John KEATS


Grave of our ancestors

Tombe Villeneuve

South-west of France

“Death, be not proud, though some have called thee

Mighty and dreadful, for thou are not so ;

Fot those whom thou think’st thou dost overthrow

Die not, poor Death, not yet canst thou kill me.”

Death be no proud by John DONNE

Soldier in the French Army

Research of  military ancestor in the French Army records and research of his tomb in France

Research of your military ancestor in the French army records and research of tomb.