A burial service for four Canadian First World War soldiers will take place at 13:30 at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission’s Loos British Cemetery in France.Read More
Ten thousand members of the public will be invited to march past the Cenotaph to mark the centenary of the Armistice later this year, Culture Secretary Jeremy Wright announced today.Read More
A mixed group of German and British soldiers from the Allied Rapid Reaction Corps (ARRC), based in Innsworth, Gloucester, will visit Guernsey 10-20 July 2018.Read More
The regeneration of Camberwell Old Cemetery by the London Borough of Southwark has enabled the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) to mark 24 war graves for the first time.Read More
A burial service for Able Seaman James Cameron Robertson, Anson Battalion, Royal Naval Division took place at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission’s Orchard Dump Cemetery, France at 10:30am on 11 July 2018.Read More
A rededication service for Lieutenant Charles Stonehouse took place at 10:00 on 3 July at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission’s Serre Road Cemetery No. 3, on the Somme.Read More
CWGC joins forces with Shrouds of the Somme to launch First World War legacy project
In collaboration with Shrouds of the Somme, the Commission is gathering stories and images for the more than 72,000 casualties commemorated on the CWGC Thiepval Memorial, as part of a major project commemorating Armistice Day in 2018.