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Historic Flypast Over CWGC Arras Memorial Commemorates WWI Aviators

Historic Flypast Over CWGC Arras Memorial Commemorates WWI Aviators

13/08/2014

13 August 2014, Arras, France – A flypast over the CWGC’s Arras Flying Services Memorial by a replica WWI biplane, followed by Tornados of the Royal Air Force, will commemorate the sacrifice of pioneer aviators during the Great War.

CWGC Remembers 70th Anniversary of Imphal

CWGC Remembers 70th Anniversary of Imphal

23/06/2014

Senior officials from the CWGC, the State of Manipur and the Indian Army, will commemorate the 70th anniversary of one of the fiercest battles of the Second World War - the Battle of Imphal - at Imphal War Cemetery and Imphal Indian Army War Cemetery.

CWGC Ready to welcome veterans for D-Day 70

CWGC Ready to welcome veterans for D-Day 70

03/06/2014

The CWGC is ready to welcome thousands of veterans to its cemeteries in Normandy this week, working with partners across government to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day.

Scots war grave worker receives royal recognition

Scots war grave worker receives royal recognition

14/05/2014

The man responsible for the care of more than 20,000 war graves in Scotland was recognised today with the award of a special President’s Commendation from His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent.