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News Stories

News and Events

Appeal for Relatives

01/09/2015

The Commission intends to carry out work on a number of the war graves in the United Kingdom.

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Events

Events

Ceremonies for the 99th Anniversary of the Battle of the Somme

01/07/2015

A service of commemoration will take place at the Thiepval Memorial to mark the 99th anniversary of the first day of the Battle of the Somme on 1 July. The ceremony commences at 11am local time and members of the public are welcome to attend.

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Press Releases

Press Releases

COMMONWEALTH WAR GRAVES COMMISSION LAUNCHES NEW ONLINE RESOURCES TO COMMEMORATE VJ DAY

13/08/2015

The records of almost 600,000 Second World War casualties commemorated by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) will be made available to the public for the first time to coincide with the 70th anniversary of VJ Day.

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