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Last man remembered - project to honour Chatteris' First World War fallen is complete




It's taken almost six years to complete - but a project to commemorate those from Chatteris who died in the First World War has finally concluded.

A short memorial service on Thursday May 21 marked the end of the town's branch of the Royal British Legion's 'Every man remembered' campaign.

Norman Larke, branch chairman, said the ceremony to remember Private Edmund Cooper was nearly cancelled due to the ongoing pandemic and plans by the legion's two Standard Bearers to hold commemorations in their own back gardens instead.


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