07 August 2017
CWGC encourages communities to research, remember and share local stories
The CWGC is encouraging individuals, community groups, schools and organisations to take part in an exciting, new project and tell the stories of the servicemen and women who have no grave but the sea.
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?