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Thiepval Memorial, France

From: Surrey War Memorials

The Thiepval Memorial, the Memorial to the Missing of the Somme, bears the names of more than 72,000 officers and men of the United Kingdom and South African forces who died in the Somme sector bef...

Sunken Road Cemetery, Contalmaison, France

From: Surrey War Memorials

The Sunken Road Cemetery was made in July-October 1916, during the middle fighting in the Somme offensive. There are now 213, 1914-18 war casualties commemorated in this site.

Hem Communal Cemetery, Somme, France

From: Surrey War Memorials

The majority of the burials were carried out by the 2/1st South Midland Casualty Clearing Station between September 1916 and February 1917.Hem Communal Cemetery contains 32 Commonwealth burials of ...

Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, France

From: Surrey War Memorials

On the east side of the cemetery is the Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, commemorating more than 1,200 officers and men of the New Zealand Division who died in the Battles of the Somme in...

Vis-en-Artois Memorial, France

From: Surrey War Memorials

This Memorial bears the names of over 9,000 men who fell in the period from 8 August 1918 to the date of the Armistice in the Advance to Victory in Picardy and Artois, between the Somme and Loos, a...

Pozieres Memorial, France

From: Surrey War Memorials

The Memorial commemorates over 14,000 casualties of the United Kingdom and 300 of the South African Forces who have no known grave and who died on the Somme from 21 March to 7 August 1918.

Longstowe, St Marys Church, Sharp Memorial

From: Surrey War Memorials

Stained glass window depicting St George with the inscription below. Also rectangular brass plaque with a line border and incised lettering.