International Brigade Memorial Plaque event
International Brigade Memorial Plaque
Sunday, 10th February, 11.30 – 12-30
Manchester Town Hall, Albert Square
You are invited to attend a short ceremony to rededicate the plaque in the Town Hall which commemorates the men and women from the North West who supported the Spanish Republic in the Spanish Civil War.
Many men and women from the North West went to Spain and other people supported the fight for democracy in Spain through the Aid to Spain movement in Manchester.
This event will also commemorate the anniversary of the Battle of Jarama. Many of the 130 men and women who went to Spain from the North West were killed at the Battle of Jarama.
The Bolton Socialist Club choir will perform.