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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.

CWGC helps Indian journalist research prize essay

CWGC helps Indian journalist research prize essay

07/01/2013

The CWGC has helped an Indian journalist to trace the grave of his great uncle, as part of the research for an essay which was the runner up in the Bodley Head/Financial Times prize competition.

Casualty Database Maintenance

Casualty Database Maintenance

21/12/2012

Due to essential maintenance, the Casualty Database will not replicate and update as normal over the Christmas period.

CWGC Office Christmas Closures

CWGC Office Christmas Closures

21/12/2012

Our offices are now closed for Christmas and the New Year. They will reopen on Wednesday 2nd January 2013.

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.