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Commemorations

Commemorations
Saturday 24 March 2018 - 00:00 to Sunday 25 March 2018 - 00:00

The great German Spring Offensive was launched on 21 March 1918 with the aim of separating the French from the British armies. The Allies thus held an urgent meeting in Doullens and decided to create an Inter-Allied Single Comand.

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Commemorations
Sunday 15 April 2018 - 10:00 to 18:00

During the night of the 31 May 1918, artillery fire targeted Australian billets in Allonville killing 19 soldiers and wounding many others.

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Thursday 16 August 2018 - 00:00

Irish commemoration in remembrance of three Northern Irish soldiers buried in the Military Cemetery.
Inauguration of a plaque of rememrance for the village with music by 50 flute platers of Rathcoole Somme and Pride.

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Commemorations
Saturday 21 April 2018 - 10:30 to 19:00

10.30 a.m : Official ceremony of remembrance, visit of Vignacourt 14-18 Centre, concert and lunch.
2 p.m : Cricket initiation and match in the park.

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Sunday 11 November 2018 - 10:30 to 12:00

Sunday 11th November 2018, at 10.30 a.m :
Commemorative Ceremony with the pipe band “Samarobriva Pipes and Drums”.

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Commemorations
Friday 20 April 2018 - 00:00

The schoolchildren of Vignacourt will pay tribute to the Allied soldiers by placing crosses sent from the school of Bargara (Australian region of Bundaberg), reading poems and presenting their drawings.
Visit of the Vignacourt Interpretation Center 14-18.

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