Explore our bitesize guides, designed to help you research an individual who died in the First World War.
Welcome to the CWGC
We honour and care for the men and women of the Commonwealth forces who died in the First and Second World Wars, ensuring they will never be forgotten. Funded by six Member Governments, our work began with building, and now maintaining, cemeteries at 23,000 locations all over the world.
Discover more of our work
Install the CWGC app to quickly and easily find a nearby cemetery or memorial.
Our archive contains over 10,000 items including personal correspondence, maintenance and tour reports, staff records, photographs and press cuttings. Explore our history today.
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