Visitors can also hear from the Heritage Lottery Fund about funding opportunities and other support that is available to help local people realise their First World
War commemoration projects.
The First World
War in the Air is a new permanent exhibition allowing visitors to explore the unique and often overlooked role of air power in the 1914-18 conflict.
The ceremony held here today at the British High Commission was part of the UK Government's programme of events to commemorate the centenary of the First World
War, during which 175 men from 11 countries were awarded the Victoria Cross.
The event on Sunday, October 26, which focuses on local and family history, will have a First World
Deutsch Sudwest Afrika was one of the very few colonial territories drawn into the global conflict, later known as the Great War, still later called the First World
Musical Meditations is an evening of music inspired by the folk song, stories and poetry of the First World
War created for audiences today.
e Drumhead Altar was Solemnly topped o with 121 Squadron's most treasured wartime artefact, a cross made by German prisoners of war that bears the gure of Christ fashioned from a shell fragment recovered from the First World
War, Ypres battleeld in Belgium.
On Friday, July 25 from 10am-3pm at Redcar's Laburnum Road Library, the Friends of Redcar Cemetery will launch its Lottery-funded First World
War Centenary Project, with a selection of events, all on a First World
A First World
War commemoration ceremony, organised by Rhondda Cynon Taf Council in conjunction with Pontypridd Town Council, takes place at Ynysangharad War Memorial Park and Pontypridd town centre on Saturday, June 21.
The six First World
War projects in Lancashire and Greater Manchester will include:
He had been advocating a national memorial honouring veterans of the First World
War I in Washington.
Mr Allingham, one of only two surviving First World
War veterans in the UK and the last surviving founder member of the RAF, celebrated his 113th birthday on June 6.