CWGC - Records of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission
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COMMISSION MEETING NO.65
Result of design competition for memorial to missing at La Ferté-sous-Jouarre, with comments by Sir A, Webb (assessor); finance committee business, and alterations to design of Menin Gate memorial; rejection of proposal for flagstaff at military plot in Lawnswood Cemetery, Leeds; grant of grave plots at Wigan Cemetery, and undertaking to erect war cross; arrangement to take over non-war cemeteries abroad from Office of Works; war crosses to be erected in Newfoundland; proposed removal of British bodies from Italian military cemeteries where permanence could not be offered; conditions for competition for designs for Soissons memorial to missing; staff appointments; refusal of controversial personal headstone inscription; sites and designs for memorials to missing British personnel in Kenya and Tanganyika; scheme for permanent cemeteries in East Africa; publication and sales of cemetery registers.
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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