or cancel
  1. How does the Commission maintain high horticultural standards?

    03:12

    from CWGC Added 1,275 0 2

    With thousands of cemeteries and memorials around the world, the Commission deals with a huge variety of horticultural challenges. On-the-job training is a vital part in ensuring our gardeners…

    + More details
    • Australian Spitfire pilot finally laid to rest

      04:33

      from CWGC Added 4,150 3 2

      On Tuesday 19 April 2011 at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission's Ranville War Cemetery near Caen in Normandy, France, Flight Lieutenant Henry "Lacy" Smith was buried. The 27 year…

      + More details
      • CWGC Get to know: Gallipoli. Episode 4. The Man with the donkey

        01:11

        from CWGC Added 47 0 1

        This episode is about John Simpson Kirkpatrick.

      • Promo

        00:47

        from CWGC Added 21 0 0

      • Interview with the new Director-General of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission

        09:08

        from CWGC Added 612 0 0

        Alan Pateman-Jones will shortly take up his new position as Director-General of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, replacing Richard Kellaway. In this interview with the Commission's…

      • Commission unveils new Indian memorial

        02:43

        from CWGC Added 928 0 0

        On Sunday 26th September 2010, a new memorial, paying tribute to 53 Sikh and Hindu soldiers who died during the First World War, was unveiled. The memorial, built by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission,…

        + More details
        • "Forever India"

          12:51

          from CWGC Added 4,337 1 0

          "Forever India" is an educational DVD from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, produced in association with the Indian government. This film recounts the often-overlooked contribution…

          + More details
          • Irish war dead honoured

            03:23

            from CWGC Added 1,383 0 0

            Following research by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and Glasnevin Trust, which runs Ireland's largest cemetery, 43 Irish men and women who, until now, lay in unmarked graves have had…

            + More details
            • Brave Jervis Bay sailors honoured

              02:36

              from CWGC Added 682 0 0

              5th November 1940 saw a collective act of bravery by those aboard HMS Jervis Bay. Having been assigned to protect a convoy en route from Canada to Liverpool, she took on the much heavier armed German…

              + More details
              • Edinburgh schoolboy uses Commission website to discover incredible story

                02:57

                from CWGC Added 1,644 0 0

                12 year old Glynn Mullen, a pupil at Leith Academy in Edinburgh, has devoted several months of his spare time compiling a Roll of Honour of those former pupils who died in the Second World War. Using…

                + More details
                • Fromelles Cemetery opens

                  05:34

                  from CWGC Added 3,461 1 0

                  On 19 July 2010, exactly 94 years after the Battle of Fromelles, the Commonwealth War Graves Commission new Fromelles (Pheasant Wood) Military Cemetery opened. Thousands of people attended this very…

                  + More details
                  • Montrose cemetery reveals secrets

                    03:11

                    from CWGC Added 1,575 1 0

                    Staff from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission have recently carried out renovation work to improve the appearance of war graves within Sleepyhillock Cemetery in Montrose, Angus. 132 war graves…

                    + More details

                    Browse Videos

                    Videos CWGC

                    Here are all of the videos that CWGC has uploaded to Vimeo. Appearances are videos that CWGC has been credited in by others.

                    Also Check Out