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COMMISSION MEETING NO.42 - Feb 1922
Finance committee business; report of Memorials to the Missing Committee; treatment of collective graves in UK; orientation of bronze sword on war crosses in cemeteries; decoration of British graves by Belgians; headstones for unknown graves; definition of war graves and fixing terminal date for eligible burials; authority to place contract for further headstones; concentration of non-British war graves in East Africa; headstones to replace provisional or special wooden crosses on graves; tenders for Genoa cemetery; war cross to be erected at Gibraltar; recommendations of Battle Exploits Memorial Committee; staff appointments; treatment of war graves in Australia; tendering for construction of naval memorials; inscription recording gift of land for cemetery at Beersheba; refusal of two controversial personal inscriptions for headstones.
8/2/1922 - 5/6/1922
Please note that the downloadable document is the final version of the Committee Meeting minutes. Additional information, including the verbatim minutes and subsidiary reports, may be available in the physical file.
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