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Article about: I was in London this week and saw this commemorative installation. You can buy the poppies online if you want one and each is named to a different soldier who fell in the Great War. I had sp

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    I was in London this week and saw this commemorative installation. You can buy the poppies online if you want one and each is named to a different soldier who fell in the Great War.

    I had spent the earlier part of the day at the IWM and in particular at their Great War exhibition.

    BBC News - WW1 commemorations: Royals 'plant' ceramic poppies at Tower of London

    Tower of London Remembers - Home
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    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    Mine's ordered for when the display finishes after Armistice day, a good cause for the Service charities I like to support.
    'I do not think we can hope for any better thing now.
    We shall stick it out to the end, but we are getting weaker of course, and the end cannot be far.
    It seems a pity, but I do not think I can write more. R. SCOTT.
    Last Entry - For God's sake look after our people.'

    In memory of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott, Edward Wilson, Henry Bowers, Lawrence Oates and Edgar Evans. South Pole Expedition, 30th March 1912.

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    An incredible sight !!
    "In all my years as a soldier, I have never seen men fight so hard." - SS Obergruppenfuhrer Wilhelm Bittrich - Arnhem

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    Quote by big ned View Post
    Mine's ordered for when the display finishes after Armistice day, a good cause for the Service charities I like to support.
    As is mine.
    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    Gentlemen, how can I get one ? indeed a most worthy, if not historical and poignant display...... to have a piece of it would be a honour !
    An incredible sight !!
    Cheers ! Steve.
    "The German Army is the perfectly adapted, perfectly running Machine. The difference is that the Germans are organised with a view to War...with the cold, hard, practical and business-like purpose of winning victories."
    G.W. Steevens - The Daily Mail (1897)

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    Quote by oradour View Post
    Gentlemen, how can I get one ? indeed a most worthy, if not historical and poignant display...... to have a piece of it would be a honour !
    An incredible sight !!
    Hi Steve,

    Got mine ordered from here:

    https://poppies.hrp.org.uk/buy-a-poppy/

    Jerry's posted the same link as well.

    Regards, Ned.
    'I do not think we can hope for any better thing now.
    We shall stick it out to the end, but we are getting weaker of course, and the end cannot be far.
    It seems a pity, but I do not think I can write more. R. SCOTT.
    Last Entry - For God's sake look after our people.'

    In memory of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott, Edward Wilson, Henry Bowers, Lawrence Oates and Edgar Evans. South Pole Expedition, 30th March 1912.

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    Thanks Ned !
    Cheers ! Steve.
    "The German Army is the perfectly adapted, perfectly running Machine. The difference is that the Germans are organised with a view to War...with the cold, hard, practical and business-like purpose of winning victories."
    G.W. Steevens - The Daily Mail (1897)

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    Very poignant display , well done to everyone concerned !

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    Ordered mine !!

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    mine to.

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