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Our War Graves, Your History

Discover the wealth of CWGC locations across Great Britain, and find out how you can get involved with our War Graves Week

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With events held across the country, and live broadcasts that explored our work around the world, see what you missed during War Graves Week.

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From helping our Archives team maintain our records to giving talks to schools and community groups, our volunteers help ensure that our history remains relevant to future generations.

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Have you planted your seeds for War Graves Week? Discover how you can get involved in our competition and events across Great Britain. Find out how you can leave a tribute at one of our sites.

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Explore our bitesize guides, designed to help you research an individual who died in the First World War.

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Discovering the unusual features found in some Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemeteries.

5 CWGC sites with unusual features
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Caring for Our Sites

Learn about how we continue to maintain our sites in perpetuity through our Conservation Policies

Caring for Our Sites
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Public Engagement

Our objective is to make sure that our sites – from individual scattered graves to iconic cemeteries and memorials - are visited and explored as a permanent part of local and national heritage.

Public Engagement
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CWGC Podcast

Listen to the latest episode the 1.7 Million Stories of the CWGC, our very own podcast. Voices from around the Commission, with the help of expert guests, explore a different topic each week.

CWGC Podcast
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Our Interns Programme

Every year, we station our interns at Thiepval Memorial and Tyne Cot Cemetery, ready to welcome visitors to these iconic sites. Find out more about our internship programme.

Our Interns Programme