Today the Pope visited this cemetery on the occasion of All Souls Day and prayed for the dead.
Three organisations, Monte San Martino Trust, Escape Lines Memorial Society and Casa della Memoria in Servigliano, hosted a 4-day event 7-10...
Sunday, September 17th - 79 years ago
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] On This Day - the battle of Medenine, Tunisia. Well worth a visit as it's virtually untouched.
This year's commemoration takes place on Friday 24th March at Marks Hall, Essex. Details here
Operation Varsity | Markshall Estate
My idea is to use this thread to commemorate the anniversary of events associated with Operation Torch, as each event date reaches "80 years"...
Remembering all of the good men who were lost at Arnhem over this week and next in September 1944.
The annual service is being held at the...
This year's commemoration is due to take place on Thursday 24th March 2022 at Marks Hall, Essex.
Details can be found here: Operation Varsity |...
Today is the 80th Anniversary of the Fall of Singapore 15 Feb 42.
Pictures from Ranville today
On June 4th, 1974, "The Longest Day" premiered on German Public TV. At the time I was 11 years old and very eager to watch it. As it is...
This Monday marks the 79th anniversary of Pearl Harbor. The following survivor's account is from my book, Always Remember - World War II Through...
From the local Newspaper "De Gelderlander":
Roads to well-known Airborne memorial sites will be closed to all traffic on Saturday or Sunday. The...
Today 11 years ago, the German parliament voted with 100% to cancel all convictions for enemy preferred treatment.
From 5th Camerons war diary, Official announcement of Italian surrender
"The Semi-Finals of the Brigade Football competition had now been reached...
Thank you Adam for the VJ75 on the forum heading.
Royal Family to lead tributes marking VJ Day 75.
One of the biggest events that changed the World. Many of us on this forum had relatives involved. Many of us have been to Normandy...
Remembering the 31 killed and 45 wounded British troops and the 76 killed and 52 wounded Indian troops during this action at the Siege of Imphal...
A friend has just sent me a reminder regarding the 75th anniversary of the end of hostilities in Europe.
I have entered my name as being one of...
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