Monday, November 15, 2010

Remembrance Day: Where they fell

Thousands gathered all over the UK and abroad to mark and pay their respects on Remembrance Day for the men and women who have lost their lives in conflict since World War I.

Many interesting and articles have been written about personal experiences and what remembrance means to them however one shouldn't overlook that since the World Wars, Britain has been involved in several conflicts and we have a duty to both remember those who fell and to help veterans of war.

Here are a few of those articles in the press marking Remembrance Day:
A timeline has been produced Remembrance Day: Where they fell
Ypres, Belgium: Pete Waterman remembers 'that infernal battle'
The unknown soldier's journey from trench to tomb has several Rolls of Honour in commemoration of those who fought in these conflicts. Read more