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Welcome to the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website!

We commemorate the 1,700,000 men and women of the Commonwealth forces who died in the two world wars.

Our cemeteries, burial plots and memorials are a lasting tribute to those who died in some 154 countries across the world.

Our Register records details of Commonwealth war dead so that graves or names on memorials can be located.

Find out more about the scope of our organisation today by clicking on the links above.

We are sometimes approached by members of the public who wish to support our work. If you wish to make a contribution, you can use our PayPal account below to do so.

Commemorating 141 Days


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The Battle of the

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“This new memorial, the latest to be constructed by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, reaffirms our commitment to remember all those servicemen and women who died, no matter where or how they lost their lives.”

His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent, President of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission

‘Somme Companion - out now!’


Latest Cemetery Information


Due to works to the cycle track, parking will not be possible in front of this cemetery during the week of 3 October.


Work on a new roof for the Delhi Memorial (entrance building) will begin on 26 September and will last for approximately 9 weeks. Whilst the work is ongoing the Memorial will be scaffolded and there will be no public access to the Memorial. During this work access to the cemetery will be via the disabled entrance.

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