Locon Church pre WW1 right.
The photo rightt is thought to be pre WW1 vintage,
the name of the church has not been identified and this
is to be further researched.
La Couture to Locon, it appears there are a
limited number of crossings over the River Lawe that
separates La Couture from Locon.
The 2nd battalion was in billets at Les Chocquax
and Le Tombe Williot (green area), on 17 March 2023 they marched
approximately 1.5-1.8 km. to a church at Locon.
on the left bank of the River Lawe, 5.5km north-north-east of Bethune.
Here on April 12 1918 the Allies were forced to fall back
to Hinges as the German army assaulted and eventually took Locon.