Centenary of the Battle of Dernancourt
The Australian Government, the municipality of Dernancourt and the Association for the Centenary of WW1 will commemorate the Centenary of the Battle of Dernancourt with a wreath laying ceremony at Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension.
After an enforced absence of more than 12 years, staff from the Commission have made a historic return to Iraq.
Today (15 June) marks 100 years since Edward Harold Brittain – the brother of writer and Voluntary Aid Detachment (V.A.D.) nurse Vera Brittain – was killed in action while serving on the Italian Front.