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18 November - Remembering 141 Days of Sacrifice on The Somme

18 November - Remembering 141 Days of Sacrifice on The Somme

18/11/2016

Today, Friday 18 November, we mark the centenary of the official end of the Battle of the Somme after 141 days of bitter trench warfare.

Rededication Service for Lance Corporal Coulthard

Rededication Service for Lance Corporal Coulthard

29/07/2015

The Rededication Service for Lance Corporal John Antony Ronald Coulthard, Intelligence Corps, will take place at 1400hrs on 30 July 2015 at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission Becklingen War Cemetery conducted by The Revd CJ Larrett MA Corps Chaplain. It will be attended by descendants of LCpl Coulthard and members of the Intelligence Corps.

 

Appeal for Relatives

Appeal for Relatives

06/07/2015

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

Thiepval Memorial to be restored

Thiepval Memorial to be restored

30/06/2015

The CWGC announces plans for a major restoration programme for the Thiepval Memorial ahead of the 100th anniversary commemorations of the Battle of the Somme in July 2016.