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16 January 2018

Appeal for Relatives - Jan 2018 (2)

An appeal for relatives is a search to locate the next of kin for soldiers who fell in war. Could you be connected to this individual?

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11 January 2018

Tutorials to help make your search easier

Video tutorials have been added to the CWGC website to make it easier than ever before to search the Commission’s online database for casualty and cemetery records.

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10 January 2018

Stories from the Thiepval Memorial

Do you have a photo, letter or the diary of a casualty commemorated on the CWGC Thiepval Memorial? Hundreds of people have already shared their images and stories, but we need your help as we aim to put a face to the more than 72,000 names engraved on the memorial.

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09 January 2018

Appeal for Relatives - Jan 2018

An appeal for relatives is a search to locate the next of kin for soldiers who fell in war. Could you be connected to any of these individuals?

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04 January 2018

Did you know?

We have compiled 9 facts and statistics relating to the Commonwealth War Graves Commission you might find interesting and useful.

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01 January 2018

Message from the Director General

The Commission’s Director General Victoria Wallace reflects on the year and looks ahead to 2018.

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Upcoming Events

Key events

Brookwood Exhibition

To mark the centenary of the CWGC’s foundation by Royal Charter in 1917, a ground-breaking exhibition is being staged at CWGC Brookwood Military Cemetery near Woking, Surrey.

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Centenary events

To mark the centenary of the CWGC's foundation by Royal Charter in 1917, the Commission has staged and participated in a number of events and projects.

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