FOR RELEASE IN AUTUMN 2014: Original, unique and VERY RARE WW1 music recorded from original wax cylinders! Here is a sample: “Why Britain is at War” - the original amazing recording of an anonymous letter in the London Times of 1914, read by a famous actor of the times, Henry Ainley.
New! Our Wounded Warriors Canada 'Big Battlefield Ride' June 2014: VIDEO DIARY
ABOUT SPIRIT OF REMEMBRANCE:
We at Spirit of Remembrance ("Spirit") are more than 'just another' Battlefield Tour operator. Born of a fierce determination to fuse together the best specialist battlefield guides in the world with the highest standards of customer service, ethics and travel experience possible, we are a fully licenced travel and tour operator that offers specialist battlefield and remembrance tours worldwide which focus on various conflicts over hundreds of years from the Boer War through to modern conflicts.
Spirit of Remembrance pays tribute to those whose sacrifices, extraordinary courage and immense bravery gave us the freedom we enjoy today. We at Spirit are passionate about our ethos and our core identity: Remembrance. As well as our total commitment to supporting and promoting remembrance we also are fanatical about our business, our customers and the quality of our service(s). Our philosophy and goal is to “Perpetuate Remembrance” to living and future generations through education, knowledge and inspiration.
OUR GUIDES: We are a proud PARTNER of the elite Guild of Battlefield Guides, (many ex-military) using their highly experienced EXPERT historian guides wherever possible - who are overall experts for battlefield and remembrance guiding for all our tours - many of whom are also absolute individual experts for specific Australian, NZ, Canadian and American (USA) campaigns, battles and battlegrounds.
SPECIALIST BATTLEFIELD & REMEMBRANCE TOURS FOR: AUSTRALIA: CANADA: NEW ZEALAND: USA
WORLD WAR 1 CENTENARY: 2014-2018: HIGH DEMAND FOR TOURS: BOOK NOW!
Global interest is now enormous for commemoration of the 100 year centenary of the Great War. The period 2014 - 2018 (and beyond) ushers in an unprecedented period of commemoration and remembrance for one of the darkest and bloodiest chapters in human history.
Many popular areas and key anniversary dates (Vimy - Canadians, Villers Bretonneux (Australians) (Anzac Day), Somme etc) are already very heavily booked for 2015/2016, and premium accommodation is becoming more and more difficult to obtain. Never has it been more true to 'get in early'! Contact us and reserve your place in 100 years of history!
All of our tours are painstakingly and meticulously researched, use expert battlefield guides historians (Guild of Battlefield guides), feature high quality transport and accommodation throughout as well as include many inclusions not included in other operators tours. We also can thoroughly research individual client requests for extensive information for their family - using in many cases historical research facilities that are not available to the public, extending to individual battlefield research where our guides often pinpoint where your ancestor fell in battle.
Our expertise covers both FIRST WORLD WAR and SECOND WORLD WAR tours, personalized journeys with tailor made tours for individuals or families and larger groups for likeminded people, and we also arrange tours for regimental or local associations. Our themed tours are fascinating - and we can also tailor make these to include any special areas of interest you have.
We also recognise the contributions of the Armed Forces in our "Remember Them" section, and with this in mind we actively promote Coming Home who are the fundraising campaign for Haig Housing Trust raising funds to provide specially adapted homes for seriously wounded and injured Service men and women.
We welcome everyone, veterans and their relatives and those researching their family history with our guides helping you fill out many gaps in your family history.