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Open Day at St. Symphorien Military Cemetery

Open Day at St. Symphorien Military Cemetery

12/06/2014

Join us for our open day at St Symphorien Military Cemetery, Belgium on Saturday 23 August 2014 and take part in a range of free activities.

CWGC at the heart of First World War Centenary

CWGC at the heart of First World War Centenary

12/10/2012

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission will be one of the UK government’s principal partners, along with the Heritage Lottery Fund and the Imperial War Museums, in marking the centenary of the First World War.

Two Awards For CWGC Website

Two Awards For CWGC Website

04/10/2012

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission is happy to announce that our website has won two Interactive Media Awards in a recent competition.

British Army Officers Make Memorial Dive To HMS Maori

British Army Officers Make Memorial Dive To HMS Maori

03/10/2012

Captain Ken McIntosh and Major Dave Stone have taken part in a very different act of remembrance. While visiting Malta, they dived to the wreck of HMS Maori and attached a Royal British Legion Memorial Cross to the ship.

CWGC team tackles graffiti in Leeds Cemetery

CWGC team tackles graffiti in Leeds Cemetery

03/10/2012

A Commonwealth War Graves Commission works team has gone into Leeds (Hunslet New) Cemetery to take on a three-day job to clean graffiti from the Cross of Sacrifice.

Second World War Soldier to be re-interred

Second World War Soldier to be re-interred

27/09/2012

Private Lewis Curtis of the 5th Battalion The Wiltshire Regiment was re-interred at Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery on Wednesday October 3rd, nearly 70 years after his death.

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