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Some children were never reunited with their families.

The eastern end of the former channel became the town and harbour (from 1820) of St Sampson's, now the second biggest port in Guernsey. The roadway called "The Bridge" across the end of the harbour at St Sampson's recalls the bridge that formerly linked the two parts of Guernsey at high tide.

New roads were built and main roads metalled for ease of use by the military.

In 933 AD, the Cotentin Peninsula including Avranchin which included the islands, were placed by the French King Ranulf under the control of William I.

The island of Guernsey and the other Channel Islands represent the last remnants of the medieval Duchy of Normandy.

Le Braye du Valle was a tidal channel that made the northern extremity of Guernsey, Le Clos du Valle, a tidal island.

Le Braye du Valle was drained and reclaimed in 1806 by the British Government as a defence measure.

During the First World War, about 3,000 island men served in the British Expeditionary Force.

Of these, about 1,000 served in the Royal Guernsey Light Infantry regiment formed from the Royal Guernsey Militia in 1916.

During the English Civil War, Guernsey sided with the Parliamentarians.

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