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COMMISSION MEETING NO.22 - Apr 1920
Finance committee business; meetings of Mixed Committees, including discussion of treatment of German graves in British zones, and inspection of the three experimental cemeteries; deputation from ex-service organisations re condition of graves and preservation of inscriptions on wooden crosses erected by comrades of dead; increase in powers for Commission's Egyptian agency; arrangements for construction work in East Africa; motor transport for official visitors abroad; employment of British caretakers; change of title for Inspectors of Works; inscriptions on headstones; debates to be held on Commission's policy in House of Commons; recommendations of Battle Exploits Memorial Committee, and British graves at Arlington, USA; staff appointments; request from P. Cart de Lafontaine to design Carnoy Military Cemetery; numbers of unidentified bodies and decay of identity discs.
9/4/1920 - 21/6/1920
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