Edita Sedlakova & Zdenek Sedlak
Together Forever 2021
On the 9th May the Czech and Slovak Ambassadors, Defence Attache, MAFCSV, CWGC, families & friends gathered to honour Edita Sedlakova by inaugurating a military headstone. Theirs is a story of romance & tragedy.Here
Armistice Week 2020
In 2020 attendance & the ceremonies themselves at Brookwood were affected by covid restrictions. Here is a 6 minute video recording a tribute to American Great War dead.And a handful of images from other services. Here
Remembering Marína PAULÍNY
On International Women's Day the Slovak Ambassador and Chair of MAFCV began the process of refurbishing Marina Pauliny's grave in Brookwood Cemetery. Marina led an extraordinary life crossing continents in support of her beloved homeland. These pages share a little of her life story and show the effort to reclaim her grave.
This is a work in progress intended to be completed on her 2020 birthday. Here
Madam President Zuzana Čaputová 2019
On Wed 4th December Madam President Zuzana Čaputová of Slovakia attended Brookwood in the UK to lay a wreath at the Czechoslovak Memorial, plant the 13th Tree of Peace, meet the Sri-Chimnoy Oneness-Home Peace Runners and friends and family from the local community. Here
UK ABMC Veterans Day 2019
UK Armistice Day
& Last Post Nov'19
& German Services
Here are images of the ABMC Veterans Day Service, the UK Service & German Service held on Remembrance Sunday. The French Service held on Armistice Day and the Brookwood Last Post Ceremony held on 3rd November. Here
UK American Memorial Day 2019
Held at the American Battlle Monuments Commission American Military Cemetery at Brookwood in the UK on Sunday 26th May 2019. Here
Aeriel Shot of the Air Forces Memorial
Added an aerial image of the Air Forces Memorial showing the north east facade & layout of the memorial. The chapel, astral crown, cuploa, remembrance stone and portico can be seen. Here..
Over the Years - Remembrance Services
A number of remembrance, memorial services & homage over a number of years. These include American, French, German, Polish, Czech & Slovak, Italian, Canadian & UK Services. Additionally the Centenary Service of entry of USA to the Great War as well as the CWGC celebration of the life of Violet Szabo. Here
Brookwood Military Cemetery
Inscription of every warriors name inscribed on the Chapel Walls of the American Cemetery.
A full set of Panels from the Russia Memorial (removed in 2015) added in legible format. The Memorial showed the only VC recipient commemorated at Brookwood. Shown here.
Images of Panel 26 & 27 of the 1939-45 Brookwood Memorial updated to show the
'Addenda' including new inscriptions for Israeli SOE Agents.
Short initial section added about the 2015: 1914-18 Brookwood Memorial, with
all inscriptions easily readable in high definition here.
An interactive cemetery map taking 2 years to complete. Shows images of all sections of the military cemetery including burial plots and memorials. Includes allied nationals, Chelsea Pensioners, QA Nurses as well as German and Italian plots. Enter
High definition images now added showing all names on each of the
Brookwood Memorial Panels - shortcut
High definition images - zoom to full size, now added (2015) of all fourteen
Panels on the UK 1914-18 Memorial - shortcut
(As opposed to the the 1914 -1918 Brookwood Memorial noted at top)