Tag Archives: Unknown Soldier

Salute the Cenotaph

Due to the global pandemic this year we may see much muted Remembrance Day commemorations, and it is quite sad that these will affect the march past at the London Cenotaph.  That structure has a significance that goes way beyond … Continue reading

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Buried Him Among Kings

Last night, while reading about the Unknown Soldier, it struck me that I had seen the graves of at least 3 kings. I am not a royalty fan as a rule, because a lot of the misery in this world … Continue reading

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