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Offline conan

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Re: Empire Day 1916
« Reply #2 on: February 16, 2016, 00:11:46 »
What a lovely thing to possess.Here's a potted history of Empire day that eventually became Commonwealth day.

http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofBritain/Empire-Day/
To remain ignorant of what happened before you were born is to remain a child......Cicero

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Empire Day 1916
« Reply #1 on: February 15, 2016, 17:12:07 »
My Aunt was awarded this certificate to commemorate Empire Day 1916 (24th May).

Winnie Smitherman was only 4 years old in 1916.
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