'Flawed' VC memorial plan revised

Discussion in 'History' started by SJRM_RN, Sep 22, 2013.

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  1. Memorials to honour every British Victoria Cross winner from the Great War are to be built across the country, after the government agreed to extend a “flawed” scheme, under which many recipients were excluded.

    'Flawed' VC memorial plan revised - Telegraph
    (Source: The Telegraph)
  2. Well sorted
  3. Surly at least every VC winner up until the end of the second world war has direct links to the UK. Yes Oz, NZ and Canada (plus others) were all dominions and 'countries in there own right' but they were very much there as a British effort.
  4. I'm sure the Director of British Future will be well placed to recognise the Britishness of chaps who, by accident of nature, were born outside our shores.
  5. AAF

    AAF Badgeman

    Had a fair choice as to how he addressed SWMBO,
    Countess Friederike Maria Karoline Henriette Rosa Sabina Franziska Fugger von Babenhausen
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