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The Battle of Monte Cassino 70th Anniversary commemorations

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    Thanks very much for the pics. I would have loved to have been there.

    Cheers, Ade.
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    Great pictures thanks for posting.

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    Here is the entire ceremony by Polish TV.

    http://youtu.be/oLNTw4dXrm8


    Regards
    E.

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    Hello Enca,

    Fantastic photographs, I just thought that you might like to know some of the Veterans Names:

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    Bomb Wincenty Knapczyk MCC 34366

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    Kapral pch. Stefan Maczka MCC 8638

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    Best wishes

    Andrzejku

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    Many thanks for the informations.

    E.

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    Another YouTube video to enjoy (in Polish):

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    A couple of photos from the ceremonies on the 18th.

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    Hello Everyone,

    I just thought that I would also put a name to those dignitaries who attend the Polish Memorial on the 18th May

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    Nr:1 Anna Maria Anders

    Nr:2 HRH Prince Harry

    Nr:3 Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk

    Nr:4 Prime Minister Tusk wife Malgorzata

    Nr:5 New Zealand Govenor General Lt. General Jeremy Mateparae

    Nr:6 Karolina Kaczorowska (wife on the last President in Exile).

    Best wishes

    Andrzejku

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    Hello,
    I can add:
    first from left is minister Jan Stanislaw Ciechanowski of Urzad do Spraw Kombatantów i Osób Represjonowanych (office of veterans); second: Mr. G. Alfano representative of the Italian Ministry of Defence.

    Regards
    Enzo

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    A few more pictures of the re-enactors

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