28 July 2017
War graves gardener takes on 100 mile challenge
A CWGC gardener who cares for war graves at a military cemetery in Cambridge will take on a 100 mile cycle this weekend to raise money for a charity that helps disabled veterans back into work.
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?