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  • Statue Dedicated to The Durham Light Infantry

    Sun 14th September 2014

    Former Bugler of the Durham Light Infantry Immortalised in Statue at Durham City Centre

    Korean Bugler Memorial DurhamHundreds of people - including veterans and serving soldiers - attended a dedication service this morning for a new statue marking the contribution of The Durham Light Infantry.The bronze sculpture, a single soldier by Edinburgh sculptor Alan Herriot, symbolises the poignant moment after DLI Buglers sounded the Last Post to mark the ceasefire in Korea in 1953.

    The Statue mirrors the statue unveiled at the National Arboretum in Staffordshire in 2014 as a memorial to the Durham Light Infantry.

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