Jump to content

Remembered Today:


IWM centenary website

1 reply to this topic

#1 David Underdown

David Underdown


  • Old Sweats
  • 3,086 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:London
  • Interests:The Rolls of Honour of the Central Council for Church Bell Ringers, and the Surrey Association of Church Bell Ringers.

    Also remembering my Great-Great-Uncle Pte 30649 Frederick John Holbrook, 2nd Bn, Welsh Regiment, Died of Wounds 26 July 1916, buried Heilly Station Cemetery, II D 11 aged 19 according to CWGC, but born 5 May 1898. Entered France 12 May 1915. (Avatar)

    Staff member (Digital Preservation) at The National Archives, but here in a personal capacity.

Posted 20 June 2011 - 02:35 pm

As mentioned elsewhere in this subforum, the Imperial War Museum is coordinating UK events to Mark the centenary. There's now a specific website with news on the latest plans http://www.1914.org/

#2 NigelS



  • Old Sweats
  • 3,057 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Surrey, UK

Posted 20 June 2011 - 03:14 pm

Thanks for posting that David, perhaps it warrants a direct permanent link maybe, if possible, at the top of the 100th Anniversary sub-forum?