Posted by: Jason's Staff | July 1, 2016

BATTLE OF THE SOMME CENTENARY COMMEMORATIONS

Jason joined the Mayor of Kirklees, the Bishop of Huddersfield, students from Moor End Academy, pupils from St Joseph’s School, veterans and members of the local community in commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of the Somme with readings and prayers at the Tolson Museum in Ravensknowle Park. Later Jason joined the West Yorkshire Regiment in there commemorations at Huddersfield Drill Hall. Hundreds of young men from Huddersfield perished in the one of the bloodiest battles of the Great War.

 

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