Notable events on this day, 21st May, in years gone by:

Monday 21st May 1917
The Imperial War Graves Commission was officially established by Royal Charter and in 1960 it was re-named the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Tuesday 21st May 1918
Elizabeth Hickmore, the wife of hotel servant Walter Hickmore, died from liver carcinoma at Marchmont Street in St Pancras, London.

Friday 21st May 2004
Peter Frederick Hickmore, the son of Ernest Edward Hickmore, died at the age of 74. He lies buried with his father at Boatmans Hill Cemetery in Sandwich, England.

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