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75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF MONTE CASSINO

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2438: tabled on 04 June 2019

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 20 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House marks the 75th anniversary of the Battle for Rome - the battle of Monte Cassino; notes that it was the troops of the Irish Brigades including the 1st Royal Irish Fusiliers, 6th Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers and the 2nd London Irish Rifles who were the vanguard of this assault which was pivotal in the Italian battles and war effort as a whole; and remembers with honour and great pride all of those from Northern Ireland and the Republic of lreland who were not conscripted but who chose to fight in the battle for Europe and in the name and service of the King for freedom and democracy.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.