Jean de Narde

The 'East Norfolk Militia' visited St. Nicholas Church on 23rd July 2016 to re-enact the tragic story of the attempted escape and shooting of Jean de Narde in 1799

There are 10 photos for this gallery.
Soldiers 'guarding' the Bell-tower of St. Nicholas Church. Inspecting 'The Guard' at St. Nicholas South door Procession into church for the service
English soldiers enter ahead of the French soldiers for the bi-lingual service. Yesteryear entering the 21st Century congregation of St. Nicholas, Dereham Ready to start the service.
Prisoner Jean de Narde is reported missing. Officers and their wives await the news that Jean de Narde has been found. Jean de Narde is reported to be hiding up a tree
French soldiers pay homage to Jean de Narde at his graveside in St. Nicholas Church Yard.