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COMMISSION MEETING NO.26 - Sep 1920
Finance committee business; despatch of wooden crosses to next of kin; work of concentrating isolated graves in France, Belgium, the Aegean and the Netherlands; inscription of ages of dead on headstones; commemoration of Indian dead in France and Belgium; Latin inscription re gift of cemetery land by state in Belgium; treatment of war graves in the Dominions; establishment of enquiry bureaux in France and Belgium to provide information about graves to visitors; recommendations of Battle Exploits Memorial Committee; treatment of graves in Serbia, Bulgaria and Rumania; staff appointments; membership of Anglo-Greek Mixed Committee; report by R. Kipling on visit to cemeteries in France; letters of thanks to Belgian local authorities for gift of cemetery sites; South African request to preserve small cemetery.
19/8/1920 - 30/11/1920
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