Saturday 15 Sept 2018 | 10.30am – 11.45am
Remembering the Great War
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Key Hill Cemetery, Key Hill, Hockley B18 5AH
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The tour describes the experience of soldiers in the war by the memorials to them in both Key Hill and Warstone Lane Cemeteries. This will include their name, the battles and the hardships they suffered. Many of the soldiers were in the local regiment which was the Royal Warwickshire Regiment and they fought at the Somme and at Passchendaele. The tour will start with, and finish with Chamberlains.
Please meet at the site of the old chapel (now demolished). There are uneven surfaces in the cemetery and may not be suitable for all abilities.
Booking required. Book here.