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Commemorations at CWGC Tyne Cot Cemetery for the Centenary of Passchendaele -- The Third Battle of Ypres

Commemorations at CWGC Tyne Cot Cemetery for the Centenary of Passchendaele -- The Third Battle of Ypres

03/01/2017

The CWGC and the UK government have announced that descendants of those who fought at the Third Battle of Ypres will be invited to CWGC Tyne Cot Cemetery in Belgium to mark the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele.

Canadian casualties reinterred

Canadian casualties reinterred

13/05/2015

Eight First World War casualties of the Canadian Infantry have been re-buried in a ceremony at Caix British Cemetery.

Recognition for Haidar Pasha

Recognition for Haidar Pasha

23/04/2015

The CWGC is urging more people to visit a historic cemetery in the heart of Istanbul – the final resting place of more than 6,000 servicemen from the Crimean and Two World Wars.

Exhibition for First World War poet

Exhibition for First World War poet

22/04/2015

The CWGC is commemorating the 100th anniversary of the death of First World War poet, Rupert Brooke, by participating in a unique exhibition on the Greek island of Skyros where he is buried.

Reburial at Prowse Point Cemetery

Reburial at Prowse Point Cemetery

16/04/2015

100 years after they were killed in action in October 1914, six unknown British servicemen of the First World War were re-interred today at ‪Prowse Point Military Cemetery near Ieper, Belgium.

Gallipoli Milestone Marked

Gallipoli Milestone Marked

18/03/2015

March 18 marks 100 years since a defining moment in the First World War’s Gallipoli campaign, the confrontation between Allied forces and the former Ottoman Empire that ultimately cost thousands of lives on both sides.