01 August 2017
Prince Charles opens Poppy Garden created by the CWGC
HRH the Prince of Wales and TM the King and Queen of the Belgians officially opened the United Kingdom Poppy Garden in Passchendaele Memorial Park yesterday.
Visitors are invited to attend a special ceremony at Arnos Vale Cemetery, Bristol, to mark the completion of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission’s (CWGC) restoration work to preserve grave markers and memorials to the war dead.
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) is seeking to reunite the family of a First World War naval veteran with his medal after it was left at CWGC’s Tyne Cot Cemetery, Belgium.