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Charity number 1094928

  • British Anti-Tank Battery
    in Spain in 1937
  • British nurses at work
    on the front line
  • Tom Mann Centuria
    in Barcelona in 1936
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The International Brigade Memorial Trust keeps alive the memory and spirit of the men and women from Britain, Ireland and elsewhere who volunteered to defend democracy and fight fascism in Spain from 1936 to 1939.


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Education about the Spanish Civil War


Between 1936 and 1939 over 35,000 men and women, from some 53 countries, left their homes to volunteer for the Spanish Republican forces. 2,500 of these came from Britain, Ireland and the Commonwealth


Our comprehensive listing of all events involving the Internation Brigades Memorial Trust and many other events, get togethers and lectures involving all aspects of the Spanish Civil War