London SE1 community website

Soviet war memorial

Join in these discussions today! Log in or register.
Sunday 9 May 2010 8.56pm
what is the history of this commemoration? seems so bizarre ...and why in southwark?
Sunday 9 May 2010 9.14pm
Why Southwark? Because that's where the Imperial War Museum is, where the memorial is.

http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/4532
Monday 10 May 2010 5.47pm
The memorial was unveiled in 1999 - this article published today explains some of the background:

http://www.salisburyjournal.co.uk/news/8157156.Phil_honoured_for_work_with_Russia/

Editor of the London SE1 website.
Subscribe to our SE1 Direct weekly newsletter.

To post a message, please log in or register..
Keep up with SE1 news

We have three email newsletters for you to choose from:

We are part of
Independent Community News Network
Email newsletter

For the latest local news and events direct to your inbox every Monday, you need our weekly email newsletter SE1 Direct.

7,000+ locals read it every week. Can you afford to miss out?

Read the latest issue before signing up

Also on the forum
Views expressed in this discussion forum are those of the contributors and may not reflect the editorial policy of this website. Please read our terms and conditions