April 21st ,2016- Mudros

Official Schedule of Events
"Commemoration activities for the Fallen in the Gallipoli Campaign"
April 20th and 21st , 2016
Events calendar

Thursday April 21st ,2016- Mudros

Events in Mudros

Mudros Cultural Center

10.15 Salutation from the President of the Mudros Cultural Association.
10.30 Exhibition of photographic materials and memorabilia of the 1915 period.
11.00 Detailed presentation of the International project: "Lemnos through the last 100 years - Facing the next 100 years of history". The presentation will be given by Professors of the Greek academic community who are already coordinating with international educational institutions with the main intention being, to activate the international community so that the mistakes of the past become a better guiding light for a more peaceful future. ( Co organized with the Lemnos Friends of ANZAC” Association).

Port of Mudros

12.00 Grand opening of the newly established Historical and Nautical tradition. information center, from the Lemnos Municipality.
Wreath laying service at the Mudros commemorative plaque on the port (Optional).

Commonwealth War Cemetery of East Mudros

17.30 End of official turnout.
17.35 Memorial Service.
17.50 Wreath laying Service.
18.00 Greetings from Mrs Christianna Kalogirou, Head of the North Aegean Prefecture.
18.10 Greetings form Mr. Dimitrios Marinakis, Mayor of Lemnos.
18.20 Greetings of the representatives of the countries involved.
18.30 Greetings from the Athens War Museum representative.
18.45 Rhythms and tunes of the WW1 period ( Performed by Lemnian artists).
19.07 Army trumpet salute.

Tour in the cemetery.

During the days of the events
A) The Mudros Cultural Center , the Portianou Cultural Center and Portianou Traditional and Folklore Museum will be continuously open for the public
B) The Museums, archaeological sites, will also be open for visitors

April 21st ,2016- Mudros