Special Announcements

1st November 2014 at 11.30 (local time)
There is to be a Ceremony of Remembrance and Commemoration at the at Coronel Monument in Chile, this is to be followed by a Reception for 200 guests at La Posada Country Club. Both the Chilean Navy and the local authority of Coronel, without whom this Commemoration would not be possible, have been very supportive.The Chilean Navy is providing a company of 120 uniformed sailors to act as an Honour Guard during the Ceremony and a parade at its conclusion as well as a Navy Band and Buglars. An outline of the events is shown below.
- Compliments to the Authorities.
- Hoisting of the flags of the UK, Germany and Chile, with Naional Anthems.
- Brief exposition about the battle.
- Act of Remembrance - directed by Chaplain of the Chilean Navy.
- Presentation of Wreaths
- Parade.

1st November 2014 at 10.30am
There is to be a service and wreath laying at All Saints Church, Catherington near Portsmouth at 10.30am. The act of remembrance is being organised by the Britannia Naval Research Association.

8th December 2014
The Falkland Islands Association (FIA) will be holding a service at St Martin in the Fields Church, London, to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Falkland Islands and that of the precceding Battle of Coronel. An Information Sheet about the service and the reception that will follow are available download in pdf format on the FIA website.