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This is where we highlight upcoming and past HLI Association Events. If you would like to suggest an event for the Association, please contact us via the website.

Glasgow Remembrance Services 2017

Glasgow Remembrance Services 2017

The following Services of Remembrance in Glasgow were attended by members of the HLI Association with the HLI Association Standard carried. (Remembrance Service George Square 2017) Bridgeton Cross Armistice Service Friday 10th November 2017 Jim Devine, Jimmy Urquhart and Billy Neilson (RHF Association) at the 7th (Blythswood) Battalion HLI Memorial at Glasgow Green after the Bridgeton Cross Armistice Service. Glasgow Remembrance Service George Square Sunday 12th November 2017

Sunday 30th July 2017 – Service to Commemorate the Battle of Passchendale

Sunday 30th July 2017 – Service to Commemorate the Battle of Passchendale

  The Battle of Passchendaele, also known as the 3rd Battle of Ypres, took place on the Western Front, between 31 July and 10 November 1917. As was often the case, the Battle was a series of smaller battles that were fought during those 102 days. Although, there were some initial successes, adverse weather conditions reduced the battlefield to a quagmire and the offensive became, quite literally, bogged down. It was a very costly battle in terms of casualties on…

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