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THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME REMEMBERED 100 YEARS ON

NATIONAL COMMEMORATIONS TO BE HELD 30 JUNE AND 1 JULY

Organisers and descendants came together today ahead of an overnight vigil that will take place at the Scottish National War Memorial in Edinburgh Castle on Thursday 30 June and Friday 1 July.  It will mark the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the Battle of the Somme.

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