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Australian PM thanks CWGC for contribution to Gallipoli 100 commemorations

Australian PM thanks CWGC for contribution to Gallipoli 100 commemorations

13/05/2015

Prime Minister of Australia, The Hon Tony Abbott MP, has thanked the CWGC for the contribution it made to the Gallipoli 100 commemorations. 

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.

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.

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.

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.

European Heritage Open Days

European Heritage Open Days

25/09/2012

The France Area of CWGC took part for the first time in the European Heritage Open Days, at the Arras Memorial in the Faubourg d'Amiens Cemetery on September 15th and 16th.

New Cross for Neath cemetery

New Cross for Neath cemetery

19/09/2012

The Cross of Sacrifice at Neath Llantwit cemetery has been repaired after thieves damaged it when they stole the bronze sword.