28 June 2017
CWGC awarded Best Heritage Park
The CWGC Thiepval Memorial to the Missing of the Somme has been awarded Best Heritage Park at this year’s Horticulture Week Custodian Awards.
Nearly half a million people visited the CWGC Plymouth Naval Memorial to view the iconic sculpture Poppies: Wave, as it was fixed to a monument dedicated to remembering the war dead of the two world wars for the first time. Many visitors left special messages on the Commission’s Time To Remember wall. Here is a selection of the moving posts.
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?