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Committee of Recommendation

Committee of Recommendation

Currently we are forming a Committee of Recommendation; wise people from the world of arts,
culture, literature, politics, science and society. Meanwhile we have welcomed:

  • In Flanders Fields Museum, Ieper / Ypres (BE)
  • mr. Flip Bool, MA, The Hague (NL)

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1st meeting of our 100Friends

1st meeting of our 100Friends

This was a very pleasant afternoon and our first scheduled meeting with the first of our 100Friends. They support us by buying one of the two limited edition photographs available for this occasion. Today they received the photo of their …

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1st meeting with the Board

1st meeting with the Board

Friday, august 9, 2013 / The 1st meeting with the board. Concrete plans were made for the future of the project.

 

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the hardcore center of the Hindenburgline Project at lunch meeting

from left to right: Frank de Haas …

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to the border

to the border

august 8, 2013 /

Withuis_grens_MK_IMG_3039Withuis, near the border Belgium-Netherlands  // © photo: Martijn Kicken

The Maastricht connoisseur Martijn Kicken invited us for a day to visit Maastricht and around and to bring us to the former border crossing Withuis (near …

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Foundation Hindenburgline Project is a fact

Foundation Hindenburgline Project is a fact

july 8th, 2013_16.30 uur > the signing of the document by notary mr. Th. A. de Hair (De Hair Vrijdag Maris notarissen, Oisterwijk NL)

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towards The Hindenburgline Project Foundation

towards The Hindenburgline Project Foundation

The Hindenburgline Project Foundation is almost a fact.

We have formed a board of directors and next week the memorandum and articles of association will pass at our notary office. In our next newsletter we will introduce you to the …

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First Poppy-donation is a fact

First Poppy-donation is a fact

Just after announcing our new website to a broader audience yesterday, the first poppy-donation is a fact! Thank you Le Pentachorde from France to be the first! And not just one poppy, but a bunch of 10. Thanks for your …

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The trenches are horrific

The trenches are horrific

Events on the home fronts were as tumultuous as on the battle fronts, as the participants tried to mobilize their manpower and economic resources to fight a total war. By the end of the war, four major imperial powers—the German, …

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Stanley Kubrick > Paths of Glory (1957)

Stanley Kubrick’s Paths of Glory is among the most powerful antiwar films ever made.

In this Stanley Kubrick’s movie the futility and irony of the war in the trenches in WWI is shown as a unit commander in the French …

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