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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 will be attended by members of the HLI Association with the HLI Association Standard carried.  All are welcome. (Remembrance Service George Square 2016) Bridgeton Cross Armistice Service Friday 10th November 2017 Meet up at 10am in the cafe of the Olympia Library (the old Olympia Cinema building) on Bridgeton Cross.  We will form up outside there at c.10:15am to march on to Bridgeton Cross at the memorial paving stones. Service commences at 10:30am….

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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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