The eternal flame – a flame is considered a symbol of eternal life – An eternal flame at a war memorial (such as the Arc de Triomphe, Paris) symbolises remembrance of the war dead of that nation and the country’s gratitude for the lives sacrificed for their freedom. 49 more words
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Today marks the start of the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain and the skies of London will be treated once again to the familiar sights and sounds of Spitfires, Hurricanes and Lancaster bombers. 1,692 more words
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What This Cruel War Was Over
The meaning of the Confederate flag is best discerned in the words of those who bore it.