A special joint Fundraiser event for ABF The Soldiers Charity and Soldiers of Oxfordshire Trust.
“Unknown and yet well known” The Final Journey of the Unknown Warrior
Wednesday 14th October 2020
Drinks Reception from 6.30pm
Talk 7.00pm – 8.30pm
The 11th November 2020 will be the first centenary of the burial of The Unknown Warrior in Westminster Abbey and the unveiling of the permanent Cenotaph in Whitehall.
This talk will tell the story of the Unknown Warrior from conception of the idea; the selection; the journey to Westminster Abbey and the burial. In addition, we will learn something of our national remembrance monument that is The Cenotaph. This is event is a joint fundraiser for Soldiers of Oxfordshire Trust and ABF The Soldiers’ Charity.