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Remembrance

On Remembrance Sunday, 9 November the official ceremony was held at the monument in Curepipe. However, on Tuesday 11 November (Armistice Day) the British High Commission organised a wreath laying ceremony at the monument at Phoenix cemetery. 237 more words

Society

Brompton Cemetery, an open-air cathedral of remembrance

A couple of weekends ago, I was invited to attend an event being held as part of the London Month of the Dead at Brompton Cemetery in west London.  2,020 more words

Graveyards

Brompton Cemetery, an open-air cathedral of remembrance

A couple of weekends ago, I was invited to attend an event being held as part of the London Month of the Dead at Brompton Cemetery in west London.  2,020 more words

Graveyards

Remembering

About 20 years ago, whilst killing some time, I found myself in Eastwood Old cemetery in Thornliebank where there are casualties of World War one are buried. 392 more words

Panteg War Memorial

Panteg War Memorial

The Panteg War Memorial is situated at the front, and in the immaculate Garden of Remembrance, of Panteg Cemetery, New Inn, Pontypool, Torfaen, Wales. 2,317 more words

Photography

The War Dead

In my diary entry as a young child I detailed my trip around the battlefields of France with my grandparents. I wrote very little, but made sure I drew the most prominent feature of the trip, the graves of the war dead. 306 more words