March 3, 2021

UK: Brixton marks 100 years since WW1 with remembrance service for African and Caribbean forces

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By Linda Quinn From Brixton Blog November 9 2018 A remembrance service will be held in Brixton on Sunday 11 November to mark 100 years since World War l ended. The service begins at 12.50pm  at The African and Caribbean War Memorial in Windrush Square. This year’s Remembrance Sunday parade, which falls on Armistice Day, will start with African drumming followed by prayers […]

War and peace

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War and Peace: 10 photos commemorating 100 years since WWI By Alex Magdaleno From Mashable July 28th will mark the 102nd anniversary of the start of World War I, when Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia. More than 16 million soldiers and civilians were killed and more than 20 million were wounded in the years that […]