Plans for First World War Centenary discussed at Great War Conference

Posted on on 29/04/2013
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In the final video upload from the 'Schools and the Great War Centenary' Conference, filmed by Centenary News, held at Wellington College, Berkshire, 14th March 2013, those speaking at the conference detail their thoughts and plans for the Centenary.

Those interviewed include:

Dr. Andrew Murrison MP, British Prime Minister's Special Representative for the Centenary

Professor Sir Hew Strachan, Chichele Professor of the History of War, Oxford University

Gina Koutsika, Head of National and International Programmes, The Imperial War Museum

Professor Peter Simkins, President of the Western Front Association

Edward Madigan, Research Historian, Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Peter Francis, Head of External Communications, Commonwealth War Graves Commission

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