Battle of Amiens Events.

8 August 2018 | Anna Hook

The Battle of Amiens Centenary is being commemorated by the following events.

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS).

“To mark this important centenary, there will be a commemorative event in Amiens Cathedral in Amiens, France, at 15:00 local time on Wednesday 8 August 2018. The event is being led by the UK Government in partnership with the Governments of Australia, Canada, France and the United States of America.” [1]

 

[1] Gov.uk, Amiens 100, < https://www.gov.uk/guidance/amiens100> [accessed 19/07/2018].

The Tank Museum (Wareham, Dorset, UK).

The Tank Museum will be marking the Amiens centenary with a First World War themed event, taking place on August 8th 2018. This event will consist of First World War Tanks, armoured cars and other period vehicles, featuring in an arena display[2]. Tickets and more information are available at http://www.tankmuseum.org/whats-on/events/bovevt64445.

 

[2] The Tank Museum, Amiens 100: Countdown to Victory, <http://www.tankmuseum.org/whats-on/events/bovevt64445> [accessed 24/07/2018]