22 December 2017
Christmas through the CWGC archive
The Commission’s archive team has taken a look back through the CWGC’s collection for stories of Christmas past. They uncovered a range of items, produced in different settings and time periods, which all have a link to Christmas.
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.