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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. 

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.

Appeal for Relatives

Appeal for Relatives

17/03/2015

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

CWGC marks Commonwealth Day

CWGC marks Commonwealth Day

09/03/2015

The CWGC is marking today’s Commonwealth Day by urging young people across the Commonwealth to remember the sacrifices made by 1.7 million Commonwealth servicemen and women in both world wars to secure the freedom of future generations.