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06 April 2017

US national ceremony in Kansas City to mark WWI Centennial

America will commemorate the centenary of its entry into the First World War with a national ceremony on 6 April 2017 at the National World War I Museum and Memorial, Kansas City.

08 April 2017

'North Carolina & World War I' - US Centennial exhibition

A multimedia exhibition marking the centennial of America's entry into the First World War opens at the North Carolina Museum of History, Raleigh, on 08 April 2017.

09 April 2017

Canada marks Vimy Ridge Centenary - April 9

Canada will hold ceremonies on 9 April 2017 to mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, the First World War victory seen as a defining moment for the country.

09 April 2017

Battle of Arras Centenary - unveiling of memorial to NZ tunnellers

'The Earth Remembers', a new memorial honouring New Zealand's WW1 tunnellers, will be inaugurated during Battle of Arras Centenary commemorations in France on 9 April 2017.

16 April 2017

Battle of Chemin des Dames Centenary events in France

Commemorations will be held in the Aisne region at Easter to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Chemin des Dames.

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