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#1 David Underdown

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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

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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?

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