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Lance Corporal Allan Leonard Lewis VC

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Friday 21 September 2018

100 years ago Allan was killed in action during WW1 and as a result of his bravery was awarded the Victoria Cross. He is the only Herefordshire born person to have been awarded a VC

This Friday there will be two events to commemorate Allan.

At 10.00am in the Lady Arbour Garden at Hereford Cathedral a plaque will be dedicated in his honour.

At 11.00am at the Old Market shopping centre a statue of Allan will be unveiled.

Please try and take some time out to attend these events.

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For info - The Statue will be located the Widemarsh St end of The Old Market .

Unable  to attend the Cathedral Service but will certainly be at the unveiling.

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Well done to all involved . I sincerely hope that the Statue is treated with the respect it deserves by passing pedestrians. I also hope that it will be covered by good CCTV. 

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