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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.

First Information Panels placed in Belgium

First Information Panels placed in Belgium

14/12/2012

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has placed the first of up to 65 Visitor Information Panels in Belgium, at Ypres Town Cemetery and Extension and the Potijze Chateau Cemeteries.

Re-lighting the flame at the Arc de Triomphe

Re-lighting the flame at the Arc de Triomphe

22/11/2012

Each year the Commonwealth War Graves Commission is represented at the ceremony of the relighting of the flame at the tomb of the unknown soldier at the Arc the Triomphe in Paris.