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COMMISSION MEETING NO.52 - Jan 1923
Negotiations with Turkey re Treaty of Lausanne; finance committee business, with approval of special cross design for cemetery at Istanbul and mention of economies made by Commission; authority to place contracts for further cemetery construction, headstones and crosses; authority to consider tenders for horticultural treatment of Brookwood cemetery; mistake re allocation of Commission site at Gateshead cemetery; proposal to allocate principal memorials to missing to principal; architects, and for competition amongst Commission architects to design memorial at La Ferté-sous-Jouarre; proposal for joint memorial tablets in French and Belgian cathedrals to all Empire dead; approval of design for treatment of tomb of General Maude in Baghdad cemetery; staff appointments; publication and sales of cemetery registers; offer from Dutch citizen to erect headstones on British graves at Enschede.
3/1/1923 - 9/3/1923
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