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Our Records, Your Family, Their Story

Date: 21/05/2017
Time: 1.00 - 3.00 pm

Ticketed Event at Brookwood Military Cemetery

At this special event, to coincide with the launch of our Centenary Exhibition and our new website, we are asking members of the public to share their stories about the men and women in their family who fought in the two world wars and who now lie ...

A People’s History of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Date: 22/05/2017
Time: 3.00 - 4.00 pm

Ticketed Event at Brookwood Military Cemetery

Since its foundation in 1917, the Commonwealth War Graves Commission has shaped our understanding of commemoration and remembrance. This talk, by CWGC's Chief Historian Dr Glyn Prysor, tells the story of the CWGC from the First World War until the ...

‘For Then, For Now, Forever’ – the making of the CWGC Centenary Exhibition

Date: 24/05/2017
Time: 3.00 - 4.00 pm

Ticketed Event at Brookwood Military Cemetery

The CWGC Centenary Exhibition tells the story of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission’s first 100 years. From its foundation in 1917 during the First World War, to the extension of its task to include those who died in the Second World War, righ ...

CWGC - Gardening the World

Date: 25/05/2017
Time: 3.00 - 4.00 pm

Ticketed Event at Brookwood Military Cemetery

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has a reputation for its exceptionally high standards of horticulture and is the largest single amenity horticulture employer in the world with a global gardening workforce of over 850 staff and cemeteries an ...