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“Unconquerable” Welsh

“Unconquerable” Welsh

I have unsuc­ces­ful­ly searched the web for a speech Win­ston Churchill gave to Par­lia­ment refer­ring to the Welsh as “the unde­feat­able race.” Do you know the speech? I believe it was in Churchill’s address fol­low­ing the death of Lloyd George in March 1945. —S.D.

Right: in his Lloyd George trib­ute, Churchill spoke of the Welsh as “that uncon­quer­able race.” I have emailed you the full text of “The Death of Earl Lloyd George,” House of Com­mons, 28 March 1945. It is in Win­ston S. Churchill, Vic­to­ry. Lon­don: Cas­sell, 1946, and in Robert Rhodes James, edi­tor, Win­ston S.

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