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The light yesterday went from sunny to overcast in a matter of minutes and the one shining object remaining in sight was the Canadian war memorial in Green Park. 77 more words

Sunday Sayings

March 11th 1918

Progress is being made on the matter of a War Memorial and the statement below will appear in the April edition of the ‘Draconian… 579 more words

Our Honored Dead

“You consider this site to be a war memorial, Jonathan?”

“It’s foolish to see it otherwise, Raven. In fourteen years, an American President will give Iran nearly two billion dollars in cash ostensibly to inhibit their nuclear weapons development, but the hideous result was to fund a whole new era in world terrorism. 263 more words

Short Story

Betrayed by British Politicians Again

After being betrayed by the British to be butchered by invading Nazi barbarians in 1939.

And after being betrayed by the British again at the Yalta Conference in 1945 and left at the mercy of Soviet Communist barbarity. 98 more words

Remembering W C Nicholls of Devoran Merchant Navy died 23 February 1943

Remembering William Charles Nicholls of Devoran, Merchant Navy,  who died aged 32, 75 years ago on 23 February 1943.

There are two Merchant Navy or Royal  Navy casualties in WW2 listed as W.C. 974 more words


8 Unusual war memorials

By the end of the First World War the war dead represented the greatest number killed in any conflict in British history.

The intense national grief and shock led to a yearning to permanently commemorate the dead and missing on tens of thousands of memorials erected in virtually every city, town and village across the nation – witnesses to the tragic impact of world events on local communities.  1,113 more words

First World War

Lafayette City Council To Discuss Land Where Controversial Memorial Sits

LAFAYETTE (CBS SF) –The battle over the fate of an East Bay war memorial could be decided Monday night as the Lafayette City Council discusses the land where the more than 4,000 crosses near the BART station are on display. 306 more words