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Past Commemorations

Arnhem Commemoration 2018

74th Commemoration Weekend We once again had a successful commemoration of the Battle of Arnhem although tinged with sadness as the number of veterans is slowly fading away. Around 15 were able to make it this year and a number of photographs from the weekend are on this page. With thanks to Willie Stark and…

Arnhem Commemoration 2017

I hope those members who attended the weekend had a good time. Whilst the actual number of veterans attending was less than 2016 and to me it seemed the general number of people attending the events was down in numbers, this did not apply to the Fellowship.A large number attended the AGM on the Friday and…

Arnhem Commemoration 2016

Once again a large number of Fellowship members, Arnhem veterans and their families and friends met up in Holland to commemorate the Battle of Arnhem. This year was the 72nd commemoration and whilst the number of veterans who were able to attend was 25, it was still a good number and long may it continue.…

Arnhem Commemoration 2015

A selection of photographs of Fellowship and other events from 2015 – all kindly supplied by Jon Dijkstra. If you have any images that you would like to feature on this page, please don’t hesitate to get in touch at: info@arnhem1944fellowship.org

Arnhem Commemoration 2014

Photos of the AGM 2014 (by Jon Dijkstra).

Arnhem Commemoration Weekend 2013

I am pleased to report that the Fellowship supported a number of activites and ceremonies during the 69th commemoration. The Hon Secretary and Dutch representative were invited to the unveiling of the Recce Squadron memorial on Thursday 19th September and some photos will appear in the October newsletter.Over 60 people attended the AGM and at…

Arnhem Commemoration 2012

Arnhem Weekend 2012 The Fellowship’s second AGM was held in Oosterbeek at 1100 at the Concert Hall in Oosterbeek on 21st September 2012. As well as the usual business five new trustees were co-opted for a period of three years. These were:Hiltje van Eck Dutch representativeGerard GijsbertsenCees van der BoschJos HekkingandJohn HowesWe wish them well…