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Battle of Gallipoli Centenary ceremony
25 April 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Lord Mayor of Exeter will host a small ceremony and reception to mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Gallipoli in the Guildhall on Saturday 25th April at 3pm.
This coincides with Anzac Day, which is a national holiday in both Australia and New Zealand, to commemorate the sacrifices made by 10,500 servicemen from those countries during the campaign (compared to the 34,000 servicemen lost by the UK).
The Lord Lieutenant, Mr David Fursdon will be in attendance, along with standard bearers from the Royal British Legion.
For further details, please contact the Democratic and Civic Support team at Exeter City Council on 01392 265106.