Back on August 19th, Blair directed readers to the 100 Cities/100 Memorials project (“Monuments and Memorials – Grant Opportunities,” Blair Tarr,, 8/19/16). There will be a special webinar held on Oct. 19th at 3PM EDT to provide information to persons in Veteran’s Service Organizations such as The American Legion or The Veteran’s of Foreign Wars.

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James (“Jim”) Patton BS BA MPA is a retired state official from Shawnee, Kansas and a frequent contributor to several WW1 e-publications, including "Roads to the Great War," "St. Mihiel Tripwire," "Over the Top" and "Medicine in the First World War." He has spent many hours walking the WW1 battlefields, and is also an authority on British regiments and a collector of their badges. An Army Engineer during the Vietnam War, he does work for the US World War 1 Centennial Commission and is affiliated with the WW1 Historical Association, the Western Front Association, the Salonika Campaign Society and the Gallipoli Association.