29th Division Memorial, Stretton-on-Dunsmore

Event Details

  • 11 Mar 18 11:45 - 11 Mar 18 23:59
  • Commemorative
  • West Midlands

COMMEMORATION AT THE 29th DIVISION MEMORIAL

The annual commemoration at the 29th Division Memorial, Stretton-on-Dunsmore, Warwickshire will take place at 11.45am for 1200 noon on Sunday 11 March 2017 when a wreath will be laid on behalf of the Gallipoli Association.  Wreaths will also be laid by representatives of other organisations, and by individuals.  

The memorial is in the centre of a large roundabout on the A45, at the junction with the B4455, about 5 miles east of Coventry (grid reference SP 415733).  Those planning to attend are asked to contact the Hon. Secretary [e-mail: secretary@gallipoli-association.org] to assist in assessing numbers and to enable further information to be circulated about the event as details are finalised with other groups attending.

Please Note:  As mentioned above, the memorial is situated in the centre of a roundabout on the A45.  This is a busy road and it will be necessary to cross it to get to the memorial.   Anyone that wishes to attend the commemoration will be responsible for his or her own safety and will be solely responsible for any claims or matters that may arise out of any injury, loss or damage suffered by the party or any one in their charge, in connection with their visit, and the Gallipoli Association will not be held responsible for any matter, injury, loss or damage that may arise.

Photograph credit: Rob Langham (forum.gallipoli-association.org)