The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Association (Newcastle Branch) Memorial Service

18 June 2018 , 11:00

Wreath laying ceremony to commemorate the Northumberland Fusiliers, Royal Warwickshire Regiment, Royal Fusiliers (City of London) and the Lancashire Fusiliers who fought during World War One. They are all former Regiments of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers who were amalgamated on St George's Day 23 April 1968.

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