East African Campaign Events

Poppy of Remembance

African Soldier

1 Sept  2018 - 31 March 2019

Imperial War Museum, London

John Akomfrah’s new multimedia installation remembers the millions of Africans who fought as soldiers or served as porters during the First World War.

Kenya Service of Remembrance

Royal British Legion Poppy Ball

9 November 2018

Muthaiga Country Club

Royal British Legion Annual Poppy Ball at the Muthaiga Country Club.

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Kenya Service of Remembrance

Service of Remembrance

10 November 2018

Muthaiga Country Club War Memorial

Service of Remembrance at the Muthaiga War Memorial.

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Kenya Service of Remembrance

Service of Remembrance

11 November 2018

Multiple Locations

This year's Service of Remembrance will commemoration 100 years since the Armistice was signed on 11th November 1918. Services will be held across the World. Here in East Africa, there will be services at Ngong, Mombasa, Nanyuki and Gilgil.

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Poppy of Remembrance

The GWEA Conference

12 - 13 November 2018

The University of South Africa in Pretoria

Conference on The Aftermath of the First World War in southern Africa: Repercussions and Transformations

Taita Commemorations

Taita Commemorations

23 - 25th November 2018,

Sarova Taita Hills Lodge

Commemorations to mark 100 years since the German General, Paul von Lettow Vorbeck laid down his arms on the 25th November in Northern Zambia. Events will be help in Taita Taveta County.