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  • Iron Duke Journal – WW1 Centenary Special Edition A  Special WW1 Supplement Edition of the Iron Duke has been published, for online distribution only, by Tim Nicholson.   Below is Tims introduction to the Journal, which is available for free download here:- The Iron Duke, The Great War, Centenary Articles. NB: All editions of the Iron Duke from No.1 (May 1925) to No.285 (Autumn 2018) have ... Read more...
  • Dukes Memorial Books The following message is from Terry Butterworth at Holidays for Heroes.   Hello all Ex ‘Dukes’ The books I, Richard Harvey and Scott Flaving have compiled, commemorating the Memorial and the ‘Dukes’ close relationship with Halifax arrived today.  They consist of some real leather bound books in a presentation box for Town Hall’s and the Regimental Museum, etc, ... Read more...

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  • Dukes Reunion – Halifax Wetherspoons, 7th April, 2018 – 12:30 hrs onwards

    All day
    07-04-2018

    17 Rawson St, Halifax HX1 1NH, UK

    17 Rawson St, Halifax HX1 1NH, UK

    DWR Regimental Association Badge

    Wetherspoons, Barum Top Inn, Halifax – Start approx 12:30—13:30

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  • Arthur Poulter VC – Memorial Paving Stone, East Witton – 10th of April, 2018.

    11:00 -13:00
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    East Witton, North Yorkshire, UK

    East Witton, North Yorkshire, UK

    Private Arthur Poulter VC

    A ceremony, organised by Richmond County Council, with support from the Yorkshire Regiment and the Duke of Wellington’s Regiment Association, to unveil a memorial paving stone for Private Arthur Poulter VC, in East Witton, North Yorkshire, on Tuesday 10th of April, 2018, at 11:00Hrs

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  • Abyssinia Campaign 1868 – Bankfield Museum, Halifax, Sat 21st April, 2018 – Seminar Day

    Abyssinia Campaign 1868 – Bankfield Museum, Halifax, Sat 21st April, 2018 – Seminar Day

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    21-04-2018

    Bankfield Museum, Boothtown Road, Halifax, UK

    Bankfield Museum, Boothtown Road, Halifax, UK

    A full day Seminar on the Abyssinian Campaign in1868, following which Drummer Magnar and Private Bergin were awarded the Victoria Cross for Breaching the Kok-Birkit-Gate.

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