DAY 100

The Unknown Warrior

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About the Project

The 100 DAYS project is a partnership between IWM and 26, exploring the lives of 100 individuals who experienced the First World War, and 100 organisations which have commemorated the centenary.

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Meet the Writers

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  • Prof Alison Fell & Dr Christophe Declerq discuss a project led by Unis of Leeds, Antwerp and UCL, funded by @ahrcpress which aims to trace Belgian refugees to the UK during #FWW and understand their experience. Find details of the talk in Ieper on 21 Feb:

  • Prof @aphrabel and Dr Cedric Van Dijck discuss 'Trench Journalists in Belguim, Britain and France' traces trench journalism across national and linguistic borders at @UniKent with In Flanders Fields Museum, @GatewaysFWWon 7th Feb. Find out more:

  • Opening 29th Jan @TheWWImuseum, 'Color of Memory: Fabric Art in WWI' explores expressions of remembrance through incredible objects. Many of the pieces were made in response to those loved ones going to #FWW from every country. Find out more here:

  • Join Prof @LucyNoakes1 on 24th Jan as she discusses 'Poppy Petals: The Meaning of the Great War in 21st Century Britain' in Ieper with In Flanders Fields Museum @UniKent, @GatewaysFWW. Find details here: © IWM (EPH 2313)