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The politics of the Imperial War Graves Commission 19171939

The politics of the Imperial War Graves Commission 1917–1939, Michèle Barrett


The politics of the Imperial War
Graves Commission 1917–1939
Michèle Barrett
The official British war graves policy was
equality. In practice, outside Europe there was discrimination against non-white combatants and labourers, many of whom were simply not commemorated. Michèle gives examples from the Indian Army and from the campaigns in Africa, and raises the issue: whose war graves commission was it?
Arts 2, room 3.16, Queen Mary University of
London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS
Free, but booking necessary.
Email k.pettit@uel.ac.uk


Speaker(s):

Professor Michele Barrett | talks

 

Date and Time:

22 May 2014 at 6:00 pm

Duration:

1 hour 30 minutes

 

Venue:

Queen Mary, University of London
Mile End road
London
E1 4NS


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Organised by:

Raphael Samuel History Centre
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Tickets:

Free, but booking necessary.

Available from:

Email k.pettit@uel.ac.uk

Additional Information:

This event is part of the London At War series. With walks, workshops, lectures and talks, we explore some of the unexpected dimensions of the city during the two world wars. The series takes place across May and is open to all. It is convened by the Raphael Samuel History Centre and some of the museums, archives and galleries which make up its History and Heritage Adult Learning Network (HHALL).
More information can be found at www.raphael-samuel.org.uk/london-war-hhall-series

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