October 16, 2011 in History
Event:
The English town Wooten Bassett is re-named with the prefix 'Royal', honoring its role in repatriating British military personnel killed in action in Iraq and Afghanistan




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Action
Afghanistan
Bassett
British
english
honoring
Iraq
killed
Military
personnel
role
royal
Town

Related Year:
2011

Related Events:
October 16





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