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Updated: 13 MARCH 2021
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ARMISTICE DAY

The Field of Remembrance is a memorial garden organised annually by the Poppy Factory in Westminster.


AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL

The Australian War Memorial was opened in 1941, and is widely regarded as one of the most significant memorials of its type in the world.


BRIGHTON OLD STEINE WAR MEMORIALS

There are three war memorials in the Old Steine area of Brighton - the Egyptian Memorial, the Brighton War Memorial (1st World War) and a new one for the Second World War.


BRITISH TOMMY STATUE

This statue can be found in Seaham, County Durham.


D-DAY CELEBRATIONS 2019

This is a replica of the famous WW2 fighter plane, and was installed overnight by Network Rail and the Imperial War Museums (IWM) to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings.


EAST HAM CENTRAL PARK CENOTAPH

The memorial names 1824 men including local man Frederick Gray, who was of the Second Battalion of the Essex regiment recruited from East and West Ham. He was killed at Ypres, Belgium on 2nd May 1915.


FALKLANDS WAR MEMORIAL

This memorial is adjacent to the Tower Hill Memorial for World War I and World War II Merchant Navy and fishing fleets.


HMS BELFAST

HMS Belfast, originally a Royal Navy light cruiser, is permanently moored on the River Thames, London.


LEYBURN 1940S WEEKEND 2015

This weekend takes place in July every year.


MAYOR OF NEWHAM SHOW 2014

It is one of the biggest free events in the borough.


MY BOOKSHOP VISIT

Whilst visiting my son in 2018, I visit Foyles Bookshop at Westfield Stratford City.


National Firefighters Blitz Memorial 1939-1945

This Memorial is the centerpiece of the London Firefighters Memorial located outside St. Paul's Cathedral and displays firemen fighting fires caused by bombing in the Second World War.


PEACEHAVEN WAR MEMORIAL

This is a new memorial built in 2012 to replace an old one in Peacehaven, East Sussex.


TOWER HILL MEMORIAL

Tower Hill Memorial commemorates men of the Merchant Navy and Fishing Fleets who gave their lives and have no grave but the sea.


VE (VICTORY IN EUROPE) DAY CELEBRATIONS

Fun at home during VE Day.


WHITEHALL MONUMENTS

These photos are the Cenotaph and a monument to the Women of World War II in London.


WILLIAM ROWLAND THOMAS

My father.