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Centenary Event: Important Announcement

Centenary Event: Important Announcement

30/03/2014

On Monday 4 August 2014 the UK Government will commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War

Pause to remember at Portsmouth International Port

Pause to remember at Portsmouth International Port

06/04/2014

The CWGC has joined forces with Portsmouth International Port and Portsmouth City Council to host an exhibition inside the Portsmouth passenger terminal from 19 May 2014 until 19 June 2014.

Appeal for Relatives

Appeal for Relatives

28/03/2014

The CWGC wishes to make contact with family members of the war casualties.

Re-burial at Loos

Re-burial at Loos

14/03/2014

Twenty British soldiers who died during the First World War are buried with full military honours. The reb-burial was held for Private William McAleer and 19 unknown British soldiers at Loos British Cemetery.

Sweet Success at Kandy

Sweet Success at Kandy

13/03/2014

Gardening in the challenging tropical climate of Sri Lanka, has not deterred the team at Kandy War Cemetery.

UK Ministry of Defence Announces

UK Ministry of Defence Announces "Normandy 70" Support

31/01/2014

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) will, together with the UK Ministry of Defence, support commemorations this summer to mark the 70th Anniversary of the Normandy Landings in France, taking place 5-6 June 2014.