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Wales Remembers First World War Centenary At Grave Of Hedd Wyn

Wales Remembers First World War Centenary At Grave Of Hedd Wyn

14/08/2014

On Sunday, August 17 a service will be held at the grave of Welsh poet Private Ellis Humphrey Evans, known as Hedd Wyn, as part of a weekend of activities to commemorate the 40,000 Welshmen who died in the First World War.

Commission Plays Key Role in Centenary Press Conference

Commission Plays Key Role in Centenary Press Conference

28/08/2013

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has played a prominent part in an international press conference, hosted by The City of Mons, to outline the city’s role in marking the centenary of the First World War.

Forthcoming Burials

Forthcoming Burials

19/08/2013

The United Kingdom Ministry of Defence has scheduled a number of burials and a rededication ceremony for the week commencing 19 August.

Work Completed at UK’s Remotest War Grave

Work Completed at UK’s Remotest War Grave

01/08/2013

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has completed a project to mark the crash site of an RAF crew killed in the Scottish Highlands during the Second World War.

Talbot House Offer Reward for their Lost

Talbot House Offer Reward for their Lost "Robin"

29/07/2013

During the First World War, two British army chaplains opened a soldiers' rest and recreation centre named Talbot House. Nearly a century on, Talbot House needs your help to retrieve their "Round Robin" document.

Five Headstones in Fromelles Rededicated

Five Headstones in Fromelles Rededicated

15/07/2013

Five newly identified Australians, killed during the Battle of Fromelles from 19 to 20 July 1916, received new headstones at a rededication ceremony.