Monthly Archives: April 2014

Scotland’s National War Museum launches Centenary exhibition

Scotland’s National War Museum is marking the Centenary of the First World War with an exhibition entitled Next of Kin. The show will run at the National War Museum, Edinburgh, until March 2015, before going on tour to eight venues … Continue reading

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Highgate Camp First World War memorial in London

Hidden away in a gateway in London’s Highgate Village are two restored First World War memorials. One carries the headline: ‘In proud memory of members of Highgate Camp who gave their lives in the Great War.’ Included on the list … Continue reading

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British war graves to be restored in northern Poland

The graves of 39 First World War British soldiers who died at the German army’s Heilsberg prisoner of war camp are to be restored. The graves, at Lidzbark Warminski in northern Poland, were marked with a Cross of Sacrifice and … Continue reading

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