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CWGC Hosts International Remembrance Ceremonies

11 November 2015

Last weekend, remembrance services were held at CWGC cemeteries and memorials around the world.

The services were carried out on the Sunday closest to 11 November, Armistice Day, to remember those who fought and died during the First and Second World Wars.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) representatives attended many of the ceremonies and were touched by your dedication.

We have compiled some of their social media comments here:

Lazarus Momanyi was at Nairobi War Cemetery in Kenya.

RT @Lazarus_Momanyi@CWGC #RemembranceSunday at Nairobi war cemetery pic.twitter.com/uFKXDsMdz9

- WarGravesCommission (@CWGC) November 10, 2015

Claudia Scimonelli was at  Naples War Cemetery in Italy.

Naples War Cemetery @CWGC #RemembranceSunday # HG Patrizio Di Guida #Nato Joined Forces #Italypic.twitter.com/oKtcxht7Fj

- Claudia Scimonelli (@CScimonelli) November 9, 2015

Manolis Tsoulos was at  Phaleron War Cemetery in Greece.

#Remembrance ceremony the bugler @CWGC #PhaleronWarCemetery #AthensMemorial @ukingreece @HMA_JKittmerpic.twitter.com/TUZP1F6VNj

- ManolisTsoulos(@phaleron1964) November 8, 2015

 

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