India Gate, courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Belgium's Princess Astrid pays tribute to First World War soldiers on trip to India

Posted on centenarynews.com on 25 November 2013
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News Track India reports that Princess Astrid of Belgium has paid tribute to First World War soldiers as she leads a trade delegation to India.

Princess Astrid visited India Gate on Sunday 24th November 2013 where she laid flowers at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier - Amar Jawan Jyoti - and inaugurated a Flower Carpet in honour of soldiers from the conflict.

To read the full article, visit the News Track India website here.

Date of article publication: 24/11/2013

Posted by: Daniel Barry, Centenary News