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COMMISSION MEETING NO.73
Tribute by R. Kipling to Sir W. Garstin; suggestion that land given by France for British cemeteries should be considered in relation to French debts to Britain; finance committee business, with estimates for 1925-26; discussion of report from Finance Committee and negotiations with Treasury re cost of future maintenance of war graves, and Treasury desire for economies to be made; recommendations of Battle Exploits memorial Committee; approval of design for memorial to New Zealand missing at Marfaux; approval of agreement with Sir E. Lutyens re memorial to missing at St. Quentin; Staglieno Cemetery Genoa (papers only, discussion postponed); approval of loan of templates for war stone; approval of use of central memorial to commemorate Egyptian and Indian burials at Deir Seneid, Palestine; treatment of enemy graves (papers only, discussion postponed); staff appointments; approval of proposal to exhibit model of cemetery at International Exhibition of Decorative Art, Paris; termination of appointment of Sir R. Lorimer; publication and sales of cemetery registers; appointment of new consulting engineer.
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Kipling; (Joseph) Rudyard (1865-1936); writer and poet
Lutyens; Sir; Edwin Landseer (1869-1944); architect
Lorimer; Sir; Robert Stodart (1864-1929); architect
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