Mark­ing Remembrance Day 1918 to 2018

Mansfield Courier - - NEWS - By WENDY HUNT

ON Remembrance Day this year, it will be 100 years since the guns fell silent on the bat­tle

It is sober­ing to re­mem­ber that for the fam­i­lies of these at the be­gin­ning of the 20th

The fol­low­ing sto­ries are those of some of the men from

PHO­TOS: Wendy Hunt

NEW AGAIN: The re­stored plaque can now be read by peo­ple stand­ing at the gate for com­mem­o­ra­tive events.

READY FOR CEN­TE­NARY: Fi­nal touches have been com­pleted on Mans­field’s Menin Gate for the Cen­te­nary com­mem­o­ra­tion of the end of World War One. Here, work­men in­stall a new plaque to re­place the old one which had be­come il­leg­i­ble over time.

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