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Remembrance: We shall remember them!

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MEMORIES & EXPERIENCES

The former Bishop of Norwich, who now lives in Leicestershire shares some of his memories of his wartime experiences with Bridget Blair. red audio icon

 

THE LEICESTERSHIRE REGIMENT REMEMBRANCE SERVICE 2003
war soldier Our roll of honour of soldiers who gave their lives fighting in the Leicestershire Regiment in WW1 and WW2. Group of war soldiers Listen to the Remembrance Service from Victoria Park as Leicester paid tribute to the soldiers who gave their lives. red audio icon
 BLACK & ASIAN HEROES COUNTY WAR GRAVES
Group of Black sailers Black and Asian men and women from across the British Empire made sacrifices in the wars of the last century. Welford Road Cemetary memorial It is a myth that all war dead are buried in a corner of a far-flung foreign field. War graves are all around us.
    A SOLDIER'S LETTERS A SOLDIER'S STORY
Soldier's war badge Guy Etchells has uploaded the letters which his uncle sent home from Norway, France and Belgium. Soldier
Liam McCarthy tells the story of his grandfather based on a few scraps left behind in a cardboard box.
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