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17 / 02 / 2014

Update from Professor Sir Deian Hopkin, the First Minister’s Expert Adviser on the First World War

Professor Sir Deian Hopkin spent two days (5 and 6 February 2014) in Belgium and France, meeting local politicians, academics, battle guides, diplomats and locals. Professor Sir Deian Hopkin undertook ...

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11 / 02 / 2014

First Minister unveils design of Welsh First World War memorial in Belgium

First Minister Carwyn Jones today [11 February 2014] unveiled the proposed design of a new memorial to commemorate Welsh soldiers who fought during the First World War. The memorial will be located in ...

© Cofeb y Cymry yn Fflandrys / Welsh Memorial in Flanders

27 / 01 / 2014

UPDATE – New Welsh First World War Memorial in Langemark, Belgium

January 2014 Update: Work is continuing on the new First World War memorial in Langemark, Belgium to remember the Welsh people who served in the First World War. Four Welsh Blue Pennant stones to buil ...

07 / 01 / 2014

Call for information – First World War Commemorative Activity Notification Form

Cymru’n Cofio Wales Remembers 1914-1918 is collating and sharing information on activities which mark the centenary of the First World War in Wales, whether on a local, regional or national level, o ...

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19 / 12 / 2013

UPDATE – Refurbishing OF THE 38TH (WELSH) DIVISION MEMORIAL AT MAMETZ WOOD

The South Wales Branch of the Western Front Association (WFA) commissioned the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) to refurbish the 38th (Welsh) Division Memorial at Mametz Wood earlier in the y ...