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CWGC to open Information Centre in Europe

CWGC to open Information Centre in Europe

28/04/2017

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission is opening its first Information Centre in Western Europe, close to one of its most well-known memorials.

Memorials To Britain's Navy War Dead Given Top Heritage Listing

Memorials To Britain's Navy War Dead Given Top Heritage Listing

27/05/2016

Three magnificent Commonwealth War Grave Commission memorials, commemorating the Royal Navy's sacrifice in two world wars, have been given Grade I listed status by Historic England, the body charged with protecting Britain's built heritage.

Appeal For Relatives - May 2016

Appeal For Relatives - May 2016

06/05/2016

An appeal for relatives is a search to locate the next-of-kin for soldiers who fell in war. Could you be connected to any of these individuals?

CWGC marks the Centenary of the Siege of Kut

CWGC marks the Centenary of the Siege of Kut

27/04/2016

The CWGC will remember the centenary of the end of the four-month siege of Kut on 29 April, one of the most infamous defeats suffered by British Empire forces in the First World War.

Marking the Easter Rising

Marking the Easter Rising

21/04/2016

Sunday, April 24 marks the 100th anniversary, to the very day, when the Easter Rising began in Dublin, Ireland.

CWGC commemorates men in Guernsey

CWGC commemorates men in Guernsey

20/04/2016

The CWGC has erected a new headstone and a special Gallipoli Marker in Guernsey for two men who fought in the First World War.