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Posts Tagged ‘Memorial’

Iraq and Afghanistan memorial to mark 25 years of war

Toby Melville/PA   By Hazel Speed When one walks through Central London it is peppered here or there with one type of monument or another; statues of the famous of former centuries, then of more modern times.

D-Day Memorial planned in Normandy in time for 75th anniversary

AFP photo   By Hazel Speed It has been announced that a special commemorative memorial is planned for Normandy in time for the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day landings.

Aberfan: Sir Karl Jenkins’ choral memorial to disaster

David Hurn   By Hazel Speed The heading of this article itself, together with link for full information seems in one way all the due reverence required to remember such a tragedy of lives lost and ongoing sincere sympathy to all the families involved.

The Long Tan commemoration: A manufactured controversy

By Rupen Savoulian In August 2016, Australian government officials and the corporate media denounced a decision by the Vietnamese authorities to downgrade the scale of the fiftieth anniversary commemorations of the Battle of Long Tan.

Poetry

By Mitchell Krockmalnik Grabois