Hi, you are logged in as , if you are not , please click here

British Lions Chinese Dragons Exhibition Opening Ceremony

Info
Location
Package Option
Contact
More Info

Event Information

BCAFH
Date of Event
5th July 2017
Last Booking Date for this Event
27th June 2017
Places Available
Description

British Lions Chinese Dragons Exhibition Opening Ceremony

Examining the significant contribution people of Chinese descent have made to the British Armed Forces throughout the 19th and 20th centuries.

Wednesday 5th July: 16:00 - 18:00

The British Chinese Armed Forces Heritage project has curated a comprehensive historical archive created from the unheard voices of Chinese ex-servicemen as well as their families, their descendants, and their comrades. The archive is contains personal reflections, family records and memorabilia.

We hope this archive will become the basis for the generation of a series of community-related initiatives to ensure the heritage and legacy of the Chinese ex-servicemen is duly recognised and celebrated in the years to come.

The exhibition, British Lions Chinese Lions is the second of a series of exhibitions and events that aims to shine a light on the hidden history of the British Chinese Armed Forces.

Refreshments will be provided.

For further details of the event and what your ticket includes please check the 'More Information' tab.

This is a free event