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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.

Battle of Pozières Remembered

Battle of Pozières Remembered

21/07/2016

"More densely sown with Australian sacrifice than any other place on Earth." This was how Charles Bean, Australian war correspondent and official historian, described Pozières.

CWGC welcomes new Commissioner

CWGC welcomes new Commissioner

15/07/2016

Air Marshal David Walker CB CBE, AFC, MA, RAF (Retd) joins the CWGC following the departure of Air Chief Marshal Sir Joe French on the completion of his term in office.

India Remembers

India Remembers

14/07/2016

One hundred years ago today a British-Indian cavalry force spurred their horses to the gallop across the Somme battlefield at High Wood and charged the German trenches.

 Rededication Service in Belgium

Rededication Service in Belgium

08/07/2016

The Rededication Service for Private Walter George Buckley of the Royal Marine Light Infantry will be held at 11am on 3 August at Tournai Communal Allied Cemetery Belgium.